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28 and 29, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0554 / 52°3'19"N

Longitude: -2.7163 / 2°42'58"W

OS Eastings: 350982

OS Northings: 239914

OS Grid: SO509399

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DLTP

Mapcode Global: VH85N.VLWN

Entry Name: 28 and 29, Church Street

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196818

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372311

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: Hereford All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


683-1/2/132 (West side)
10/06/52 Nos.28 AND 29


Shops and dwellings. Late C18. Stucco; slate roof to front,
plain tiles to rear; brick end stacks (rendered to right).
E-shaped plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attic and cellar; 4-window range: to
left, 2 late C19, 2/2 sashes; to right, mid C19 margin-glazed
4/4 sashes; moulded stucco architraves with consoles to sills;
brick modillion eaves. Central entrance to passageway (to
Leicester Place), with C20 wrought-iron grille, and beaded
door frame, under segmental arch.
Two C19 shop fronts with central C20 doors, and overlights
(margin-glazed to right), between plate glass windows with
moulded glazing shafts; moulded fascia boards and hoods on
plain pilasters. Returned sides: stucco with lights to 2nd
floors and attics.
INTERIOR: No.28: C18 open-well staircase with moulded rail and
turned balusters, to 2nd floor. 1st floor: C18 cabinet and
cupboard; late C18 bolection moulded fire surround with C19
grate; two C18, 7-panel doors to wall cupboards. Cellar:
stone-lined with some massive masonry to stack bases; raised
moulded beam.
No.29: C18 open-well staircase with turned balusters to 2nd
floor. 1st floor: C19 fireplace and overmantel; C19 wall
cupboards and 2-panel door; C18, 2-panel door; 4-panel door.
Ground floor: C19 fire surround; rear: plank door; late C19
fireplace and overmantel.
Cellar: massive masonry to stack base; stone and brick-lined;
C17 chamfered ceiling beams and fireplace.
Plaque commemorates Roger Kemble (father of John Philip Kemble
and Sarah Siddons).

Listing NGR: SO5098239914

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