14 AND 15, BRITANNIA SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1063931

Date first listed: 22-May-1954

Statutory Address: 14 AND 15, BRITANNIA SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address: 14 AND 15, BRITANNIA SQUARE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SO 84596 55571

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Details

WORCESTER

SO8455NE BRITANNIA SQUARE 620-1/8/79 (South side) 22/5/54 Nos.14 AND 15

GV II

2 semi-detached houses but adjoining terrace [Nos.10-13 (qv)] to left. c1820 with later additions and alterations. Painted stucco over brick; concealed slate roof; stuccoed party-wall stack with oversailing detail and pots; brick stack similarly terminated to rear roof slope. Double-depth plan with entrances at extreme left and right of facade. 3 storeys. 4 (2:2) first-floor windows. Stucco detailing includes half-height pilasters to ends and centre rising from band below first-floor window sills; frieze, cornice and parapet with coping; moulded architrave to entrances. Ground-floor windows are 8/8, first-floor 6/6 and second-floor 3/6; all in plain reveals with sills. 3 roll-edged steps to entrance, 6-panel door, bottom pair flush-beaded, upper panels raised and fielded with bolection moulding; Gothic pattern fanlight. Right return elevation is unpainted brick. Single-storey service ranges to rear.

All the listed buildings in Britannia Square (qv) form a unified group, started in 1820 and planned around a large green in which the main house is placed ('Springfield', qv). Compares with similar although smaller developments in Worcester such as Lansdowne Crescent, Lark Hill, and Rainbow Hill Terrace (qqv). (Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Worcestershire: Harmondsworth: 1968-1985: 334).



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