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The Canon's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

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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