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linenfold, linen pattern, linen scroll

A form of carved paneling representing a symmetrical fold or scroll of linen.
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But in this distinguished Grade ll* listed house, it is the 19th century linenfold panelling which is singled out as a particular highlight, said to have been imported from Drakelow Hall.
The 28ft long drawing room with its linenfold panelling; The dining room which faces front over the famous High Street; A garden view of Yew Tree House in Henley-in-Arden High Street, a seven bedroom house with original features, dating to the 16th century.
The drawing room contains one of the property's fine, carved stone fireplaces and linenfold panelling plus notable ceiling treatment.
A dining room has its old stone fireplace and the library some lovely Jacobean linenfold panelling, a large bay and three sets of french doors.
Finds included hidden pieces of Elizabethan linenfold panelling, a 17th century fork, musket ball and 1775 penny under the kitchen floorboards.
There is also walnut linenfold panelling to a front lobby, study with bay window and shuttered windows, main kitchen with Aga, large sitting room and mezzanine garden room, plus further domestic offices.
Wardrobes with elegant linenfold panelling by the great Victorian designer Pugin, are part of the sale along with some very nice light fittings and occasional furniture.