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27, Britannia Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1981 / 52°11'53"N

Longitude: -2.2279 / 2°13'40"W

OS Eastings: 384521

OS Northings: 255562

OS Grid: SO845555

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.1LG

Mapcode Global: VH92T.B0KS

Plus Code: 9C4V5QXC+6R

Entry Name: 27, Britannia Square

Listing Date: 22 May 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488570

Location: Cathedral, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1

County: Worcestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedral

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Worcester St George with St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Description


WORCESTER

SO8455NE BRITANNIA SQUARE
620-1/8/87 (West side)
22/5/54 No.27

GV II

House. c1820 with later additions and alterations. Painted stucco
over brick with hipped slate roof, end stacks with oversailing
detail and pots. Single-depth plan with central hallway. 2
storeys. 2 first-floor windows. Stucco lined to represent ashlar.
All windows 8/8 sashes in plain reveals with sills. 6-panel
entrance door; fanlight with radial glazing bars; renewed timber
Doric-style doorcase, incised geometric design to pilasters and
frieze.

All the listed buildings in Britannia Square (qv) form a unified
group, started in 1820 and planned around a large green in which
the main house is placed ('Springfield', qv). Compares with
similar although smaller developments in Worcester such as
Lansdowne Crescent, Lark Hill, and Rainbow Hill Terrace (qqv).
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Worcestershire: Harmondsworth:
1968-1985: 334).

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