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St John's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0556 / 52°3'19"N

Longitude: -2.7149 / 2°42'53"W

OS Eastings: 351078

OS Northings: 239926

OS Grid: SO510399

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DM5X

Mapcode Global: VH85N.WLLK

Entry Name: St John's House

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372425

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


683-1/7/238 (West side)
10/06/52 Nos.5 AND 6
St John's House
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.4, 5 AND 6)


Houses. Late C18 front, to early C18 core.
Brick; slate roof; brick ridge and end stack. 2 unit plan. 3
storeys and cellar; 8-window range: 6/6 sashes under gauged
brick flat arches; 3/3 sashes over; brick modillion eaves.
No.5: entrance to centre: 6 fielded-panel door and plain
overlight in round-headed panelled case, under moulded open
pediment hood on scrolled and fluted consoles, and plain
pilasters; flanked by pairs of 6/6 sashes.
No.6: part-glazed, fielded-panel door and swagged fanlight,
under gauged brick semicircular arch; to right, two 6/6
sashes. Twin gable wings to rear have various plain, 2/2 and
tripartite sashes; moulded brick band; dentilled eaves. Right
returned side and wing to rear (of No.6) of early C18 brick,
with square stack; rear gable has various C18, C19 and C20
windows, under segmental arches.
INTERIOR: No.5: late C18 staircase with stick balusters, to
2nd floor. 2nd floor: 4-panel doors; overlight; fireplace;
blocked alcove with beaded architrave. 1st floor: ceiling
cornices; tiled fireplaces; 6-panel doors; panelling to
ceiling beam. Hall: polychrome tiled floor; cornice; 6-panel
doors with architraves; margin-glazed rear door with plain
overlight. Ground floor: 3 fireplaces; wall cupboards; ceiling
cornice; embossed ceiling; fluted pilasters. Plank doors and
wall cupboard to kitchen. Cellar: partly stone-lined, C18
brick vault.
No.6: early C18 dogleg staircase with moulded string and rail,
and barley sugar twist balusters. 2nd floor: 4-panel doors.
1st floor: 2-panel doors; 4-panel door; chamfered ceiling
beams; signs of possible framing. Ground floor: 6-panel door;
late C19 panelled dado. Cellar: stone-lined; brick vaulted;
stone steps.

Listing NGR: SO5107839926

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

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