ST PETER'S HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205829
Date first listed:
31-Mar-1992
Statutory Address:
ST PETER'S HOUSE, 4 AND 5, EXCHANGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST PETER'S HOUSE, 4 AND 5, EXCHANGE STREET

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 91389 98739

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198NW EXCHANGE STREET 895-1/11/219 (East side) Nos.4 AND 5 St Peter's House

GV II

Possible former office building, now church centre. c1855. Brick with plaster and ashlar dressings; slate roof and brick stacks. Double-depth plan. Italianate style. 2 storeys with attic; 3-window range with canted corner. Platt band over ground floor, deep plaster frieze forming attic storey and dentilled cornice and parapet; quoins. Round-headed windows to ground floor have imposts, archivolts and keystones over 4-pane horned sashes; 1st floor has windows in plaster surrounds with friezes and bracketed cornices over horned sashes with margin lights; attic has 8-pane pivoted windows, but central window has 6 panes and is deeper, with flanking consoles and apron. Round-headed entrance has rusticated hollow-chamfered surround with keystone; rusticated pilasters and entablature; fanlight with margin lights and 4-panel door. Plain brick stacks. Corner is similar, entrance with rusticated hollow-chamfered pilasters with rich capitals, entablature and segmental pediment; architraved 4-panel door. Similar 3-window return to Cheapside. 2 window right return similar, with inserted C20 entrances. INTERIOR has central stair with skylight and iron balusters. Exchange Street was created in 1851.

Listing NGR: SO9139098741

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
378403
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 Oct 2004
Reference: IOE01/13042/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Garratt. Source Historic England Archive
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