POST OFFICE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205684
Date first listed:
27-Jul-1994
Statutory Address:
POST OFFICE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, BROAD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
POST OFFICE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, BROAD STREET

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

District:
County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Hereford
National Grid Reference:
SO 50933 39864

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
372246
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 10 Nov 2004
Reference: IOE01/13517/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mrs Jan Price. Source Historic England Archive
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