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Latitude: 52.0372 / 52°2'14"N
Longitude: -2.4223 / 2°25'20"W
OS Eastings: 371126
OS Northings: 237731
OS Grid: SO711377
Mapcode National: GBR FZ.FV1J
Mapcode Global: VH860.Y2S2
Entry Name: The Town Council Offices
Listing Date: 18 September 1953
Last Amended: 5 November 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1082903
English Heritage Legacy ID: 151818
Location: Ledbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Ledbury
Built-Up Area: Ledbury
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Ledbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
5245 CHURCH LANE
The Town Council Offices
and No 3
(formerly listed as
Ledbury Urban District
SO 7137 NE 2/8 18.9.53.
The earliest part on the south is C15 and extended eastwards circa 1600. A double
gabled wing to the north (rear) was added also circa1600. C18 alterations. Exposed
timber framing. 2 storeys and dormers. On the earliest part facing Church Lane
the timber framing is close set and the 1st floor projects along the whole south
front on a moulded bressumer and corbels. 3 and 5-light casement windows in projecting
frames with old wooden mullions and transoms. The ground floor has 3 small early
C19 canted bays with glazing bars. The west end has a high brick base. The north
(rear) is timber framed and the wide panels are plastered. Interior south: dragon
ceiling beam, late C16 or early C17 panelling with cornice and fluted frieze, under
the ceiling beam are pilasters with panels of carved foliage. RCHM (65).
The Town Council offices, No 3, Public Lavatories, Hawkes and Terry Prince of
Wales Inn, The Old Grammar School and Rutherglen form a group.
Listing NGR: SO7112637731
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