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8, College Precincts

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1884 / 52°11'18"N

Longitude: -2.2194 / 2°13'9"W

OS Eastings: 385095

OS Northings: 254482

OS Grid: SO850544

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.PPX

Mapcode Global: VH92T.H817

Entry Name: 8, College Precincts

Listing Date: 22 May 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488671

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

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Listing Text


WORCESTER

SO8554SW COLLEGE PRECINCTS
620-1/20/179 (East side)
22/05/54 No.8

GV II

House. c1740's with later additions and alterations including
C19 bow window and with C20 dormers. Pinkish-red brick in
Flemish bond with concealed roof. 2 storeys plus attic and on
half-basement, 4 first-floor windows. 3-course first-floor
band. First floor has 6/6 sashes in lush frames and with flat
arches of gauged brick. 3-course band over first floor.
Modillion eaves. 2 roof dormers with casement windows. Ground
floor: chamfered plinth with grille at right. Bow at left has
three 12-pane lights and fluted pilasters between. 6/6 sash at
right in flush frame and with flat arch of gauged brick, with
external shutters. Off-centre right entrance a
3-raised-and-fielded panel door with fluted surround and with
hood on corbels, divided overlight above.
INTERIOR: noted as retaining original plasterwork and joinery
including dentil cornice to first-floor room.
All the listed buildings in College Precincts (qqv) form a
good group and part of the setting for Worcester Cathedral
(qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner: N: Worcestershire:
Harmondsworth: 1968-1985: 316).

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