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Latitude: 52.0551 / 52°3'18"N
Longitude: -2.7149 / 2°42'53"W
OS Eastings: 351077
OS Northings: 239874
OS Grid: SO510398
Mapcode National: GBR FL.DM62
Mapcode Global: VH85N.WLLY
Entry Name: The Canon's House
Listing Date: 10 June 1952
Last Amended: 27 July 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196860
English Heritage Legacy ID: 372423
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
SO 5139 NW
ST JOHN STREET (West side)
Nos. 3 AND 3A, The Canon's House
(Formerly Listed as: ST JOHN'S STREET No.3 The Canon's House)
House, including probable former outbuilding. C17 front to
earlier core. Stone rubble; C19 and C20 render; plain tile
roof with 2 ridge lines; 2 C18 brick stacks to right front,
with 2 brick stacks to rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and cellar; 7-window range: early C19
mullion and transom casements; plastered eaves.
Entrance to centre left: C19, 6-panel door in moulded
architrave; jetty over, continuing over C20 casement, and
plank double doors, to left; further 8/8 sash; to right, two
C16, 4 and 3-light stone mullion windows with lattice leaded
lights under cambered heads; rubble pilaster buttress. Left
returned side plastered, to probable timber-frame. C18 wing to
rear with pantile roof and brick stack. Right returned side of
brick, with timber-framed gable.
INTERIOR: C18 dogleg staircase with turned balusters and
newels with finials, and panelled dado. 1st floor: 3 late C19
wood fire surrounds; 4-panel doors with architraves; C19 plank
doors; exposed hammer-beam derived roof.
Ground floor: window shutters; 6- and 4-panel doors with
architraves; exposed C17 box framing; doorway with 4-centred
arch and carved spandrels; two C19 wall cupboards; early C19
fireplace. Cellar: medieval; early C18, 2-leaf door; stone
steps; stone-lined; stone stack base; some brick and slate
bins; brick and cobbled floor.
Listing NGR: SO5107739874
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