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Venn's Arch and Attached Railings and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0586 / 52°3'30"N

Longitude: -2.7105 / 2°42'37"W

OS Eastings: 351382

OS Northings: 240262

OS Grid: SO513402

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DG96

Mapcode Global: VH85N.YJX7

Entry Name: Venn's Arch and Attached Railings and Piers

Listing Date: 22 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372318

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


683-1/8/139 (North West side)
29/11/93 Venn's Arch and attached railings
and piers


Entrance arch (to graveyard). Late C19. Ashlar sandstone.
Steps to central arch with ornamental iron gates and "Dutch
gable" with pediment, flanked by matching railings on ashlar
walls; pillars ornamented with ball-finials, weathered coats
of arms and inscriptions. Commemorates the Rev. John Venn MA,
Vicar of St Peter's and St Owen's, 1833-1870, d.1890; "one of
Hereford's greatest benefactors".

Listing NGR: SO5138240262

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

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