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POST OFFICE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: POST OFFICE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1205684

Location

POST OFFICE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, BROAD STREET

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

County:

District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Hereford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1994

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 372246

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

HEREFORD

SO5039NE BROAD STREET 683-1/2/69 (East side) Post Office and attached railings

GV II

Post Office. c1881. Ashlar; Welsh slate roof with gable parapets and gables to front and left; ashlar twin stacks with moulded caps; ashlar and brick stack, to rear. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement; 2-window range: in advanced bay to left, mullion and transom window, with 3 plain sashes and coloured leaded lights over, under dated tablet and drip course; to right, similar oriel cross-window, with Royal Arms over; ornamented gables with finials; louvred cote with finial. Entrance to right: steps to C20 door and screen, recessed under moulded semicircular arch with drip course and enriched springers; to left, paired cross-windows with Corinthian pilasters to moulded architraves; string course and interrupted frieze, overall. Left returned side: 2 tiers of cross-windows under twin gables; cast-iron gate and railings, to porch bay with 6-panel door and mullioned overlight. INTERIOR: dogleg staircase with cast-iron balusters and moulded rail. 1st floor: architraves to windows and doors; skirting; ceiling cornices. Ground floor: architraves to windows; hidden ceiling cornice. Cellar: brick-lined; brick and flagstone floors; brick vault; masonry to front wall; 4-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SO5093339864

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National Grid Reference: SO 50933 39864

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