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Serendipity

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ross-on-Wye, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9144 / 51°54'51"N

Longitude: -2.5845 / 2°35'4"W

OS Eastings: 359892

OS Northings: 224144

OS Grid: SO598241

Mapcode National: GBR FR.PHKH

Mapcode Global: VH86J.541S

Entry Name: Serendipity

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Last Amended: 4 August 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153531

Location: Ross-on-Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Ross-on-Wye

Built-Up Area: Ross-on-Wye

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ross

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


1.
1560 HIGH STREET
(North Side)
"Serendipity"
and No 13
(Formerly listed as
The Sarancen's Head
SO 5924 1/48 and No 13)
22.10.52.
II* GV

2.
C17. 3 storeys, attic and cellar. Timber framing exposed on whole of South
front except for modernised ground floor. Close set studding, panels roughcast.
Top and 1st floors both project on moulded bressummers enriched with egg
and dart and running ornaments. Both bressummers rest on corbels carved
with men's heads. 3 sash windows. RCHM 4.

King's Head Hotel, Nos 9 to 11 (consec), "Serendipity" and No 13 form a
group.


Listing NGR: SO5989024143

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

Description


1.
1560 HIGH STREET
(North Side)
"Serendipity"
and No 13
(Formerly listed as
The Sarancen's Head
SO 5924 1/48 and No 13)
22.10.52.
II* GV

2.
C17. 3 storeys, attic and cellar. Timber framing exposed on whole of South
front except for modernised ground floor. Close set studding, panels roughcast.
Top and 1st floors both project on moulded bressummers enriched with egg
and dart and running ornaments. Both bressummers rest on corbels carved
with men's heads. 3 sash windows. RCHM 4.

King's Head Hotel, Nos 9 to 11 (consec), "Serendipity" and No 13 form a
group.


Listing NGR: SO5989024143

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