LION WORKS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255380
Date first listed:
24-Jul-1954
Statutory Address:
LION WORKS, 15, BROAD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
LION WORKS, 15, BROAD STREET

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

District:
County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Leominster
National Grid Reference:
SO4959659183

Details

SO 4959 LEOMINSTER BROAD STREET (West side) 808-1/1/47 No.15, Lion Works 24.07.1954

GV II

Shops and offices. Late C18/early C19. Stucco; steep-pitched hipped composite tile roof; brick ridge stack. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellar; 3-window range: tripartite 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sashes with some old glass, in broad beaded cases; 1/1: 3/3: 1/1 sashes with sillband, over; band with 6 garlands, and moulded cornice to parapet with central figure of lion. C20 shop fronts recessed behind 4 moulded segmental arches with enriched keyblocks, on square columns; 4-moulded-panel door and plain fanlight, under moulded semicircular arch, to right; moulded cornice with figurehead stop-consoles, overall; to right, panelled double doors with cambered heads, in chamfered frame under shallow arch, to passage to rear. Rear: twin gables, 1 slate-hung, 1 with brick modillion eaves; brick stack. 2-storey cross-wing with hipped Welsh slate roof, and tripartite window with 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sashes in oak case, over late C19 triple 6/6 sashes. INTERIOR not inspected. Associated with Alexander & Duncan's Lion Foundry, which produced agricultural machinery.



Listing NGR: SO4959659183

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
459603
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.

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Date: 07 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10551/27
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