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The Fosse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0533 / 52°3'11"N

Longitude: -2.7133 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 351185

OS Northings: 239675

OS Grid: SO511396

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DTTY

Mapcode Global: VH85N.XNG9

Entry Name: The Fosse

Listing Date: 22 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372261

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: St Peter with St Owen and St James, Hereford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


683-1/7/84 (North West side)
22/10/73 The Fosse


House. c1825, by Sir Robert Smirke(?). Stucco; fish-scale
Welsh slate roof, with gable to right; 3 groups of brick
octagonal stacks with prominent moulded caps, that to front
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range: 3 moulded cross
windows with casements and octagonal bars, in moulded
architraves, and to centre right, similar single light in
small staircase turret bay, with similar light over; moulded
quoins, and parapet to ogee metal roof with cast-iron vane;
moulded cornice, balustrading and coping with finials.
Protruding porch bay has moulded "Roman" arch with bands and
keystone, and balustrade with moulded coping over; 2 leaf,
round-headed panelled doors; to right, 1, to left, 2 French
Left returned side has wood conservatory to round-headed
French windows under semicircular arch; leaded Dutch gable
with finials; brick to ground floor, continuing to front wall:
moulded stucco dwarf wall and piers with pierced finials;
railings missing, but later wrought-iron gates remain; to
right, brick wall with moulded stucco and concrete coping.

Listing NGR: SO5118539675

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