History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

5 and 6, College Precincts

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1885 / 52°11'18"N

Longitude: -2.2194 / 2°13'9"W

OS Eastings: 385095

OS Northings: 254497

OS Grid: SO850544

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.PPV

Mapcode Global: VH92T.H813

Entry Name: 5 and 6, College Precincts

Listing Date: 22 May 1954

Last Amended: 27 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063837

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488669

Location: Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

Town: Worcester

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedral

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Worcester St Nicholas and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

Find accommodation in
Worcester

Listing Text


WORCESTER

SO8554SW COLLEGE PRECINCTS
620-1/20/177 (East side)
22/05/54 Nos.5 AND 6
(Formerly Listed as:
COLLEGE PRECINCTS
No.5)
(Formerly Listed as:
COLLEGE PRECINCTS
No.6)

GV II

House, now 2 houses. c1820, probably sub-divided c1836-99 when
right part was refronted. Pinkish-brown and red brick in
Flemish bond with ashlar sills and copings, concealed roof. 3
storeys on half-basement, 1:1 first floor windows. Ground and
first floors have 8/8 sashes; second floor has 6/6 sashes; all
in near-flush frames and with flat arches of gauged brick and
sills. Coped parapet. Half-basement has grille at left. Outer
entrances: 6-raised-and-fielded-panel doors, the upper panels
glazed, within tooled surrounds, frieze and cornice.
INTERIOR: right part has chamfered axial beam and fireplace
with chamfered bressumer to front room. Otherwise not
inspected.
All the listed buildings in College Precincts (qqv) form a
significant group and part of the setting for Worcester
Cathedral (qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner: N: Worcestershire:
Harmondsworth: 1968-1985: 316; NMR: photograph).

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.