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Palace Chambers

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0543 / 52°3'15"N

Longitude: -2.7176 / 2°43'3"W

OS Eastings: 350893

OS Northings: 239790

OS Grid: SO508397

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DLKB

Mapcode Global: VH85N.VM6J

Entry Name: Palace Chambers

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372389

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Hereford St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


HEREFORD

SO5039NE KING STREET
683-1/2/203 (South side)
10/06/52 Nos.3 AND 3A
Palace Chambers

GV II*

House, now shops and dwelling. Early C19 front to C17 core.
Stucco; steep pitched Welsh slate roof; two C19 brick stacks
to rear.
3 storeys; 4-window range: plain sashes in moulded stucco
architraves; stone sillband; 3/6 sashes over; stone coped
parapet.
Entrance centre left: early C20 part-glazed panelled door and
overlight, flanked by C20 shop fronts; rusticated pilasters,
with moulded hood on enriched consoles overall. Right returned
side plastered.
Gable of rear wing roughcast; two C19 casements; steep pitched
slate roof.
INTERIOR: altered late C17 dogleg staircase with moulded rail
and turned balusters, to 2nd floor. Attic: plank door; C17
framing in gables. 2nd floor: C19 fireplace; probable
timber-framing; C18 alcove; lightwell with stick baluster
banisters; 2-, 3-, 4- and 6-panel doors; C18 fireplace. 1st
floor: part-glazed panelled doors; C18 fireplace; 3-panel
door; early C19 fireplace; late C17 decorated plaster ceiling.
Ground floor: hall: 2 ceiling roses; damaged decorated plaster
ceiling. Cellar: stone vaults. Rear wing: C19 winder staircase
with stick balusters; 1st floor: 4-panel doors; 2-panel door;
ground floor: partglazed 2-panel doors; corner fireplace.
(RCHME).


Listing NGR: SO5089339790

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Description


HEREFORD

SO5039NE KING STREET
683-1/2/203 (South side)
10/06/52 Nos.3 AND 3A
Palace Chambers

GV II*

House, now shops and dwelling. Early C19 front to C17 core.
Stucco; steep pitched Welsh slate roof; two C19 brick stacks
to rear.
3 storeys; 4-window range: plain sashes in moulded stucco
architraves; stone sillband; 3/6 sashes over; stone coped
parapet.
Entrance centre left: early C20 part-glazed panelled door and
overlight, flanked by C20 shop fronts; rusticated pilasters,
with moulded hood on enriched consoles overall. Right returned
side plastered.
Gable of rear wing roughcast; two C19 casements; steep pitched
slate roof.
INTERIOR: altered late C17 dogleg staircase with moulded rail
and turned balusters, to 2nd floor. Attic: plank door; C17
framing in gables. 2nd floor: C19 fireplace; probable
timber-framing; C18 alcove; lightwell with stick baluster
banisters; 2-, 3-, 4- and 6-panel doors; C18 fireplace. 1st
floor: part-glazed panelled doors; C18 fireplace; 3-panel
door; early C19 fireplace; late C17 decorated plaster ceiling.
Ground floor: hall: 2 ceiling roses; damaged decorated plaster
ceiling. Cellar: stone vaults. Rear wing: C19 winder staircase
with stick balusters; 1st floor: 4-panel doors; 2-panel door;
ground floor: partglazed 2-panel doors; corner fireplace.
(RCHME).


Listing NGR: SO5089339790

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