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St Martin's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0508 / 52°3'2"N

Longitude: -2.7181 / 2°43'5"W

OS Eastings: 350850

OS Northings: 239395

OS Grid: SO508393

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DSH7

Mapcode Global: VH85N.TQW8

Entry Name: St Martin's House

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Last Amended: 27 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372438

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Hereford St Martin with St Francis

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/06/2018

SO 5039 SE; 683-1/5/250

No. 51,
St Martin's House

(Formerly listed as including no. 24 St Martin's Avenue; previously listed as: ST MARTIN'S STREET (East side) Nos. 51 AND 53)




Includes: No. 4 ST MARTIN'S AVENUE.

Houses. Early C19 front to probably late C18 core. Stucco;
hipped turnerized slate roof; two axial brick ridge stacks.
Three storeys and cellar; 3-window range: blocked central opening
under blind arcade, in advanced bay; to left, C20, 8/8 sash;
to right, late C19 plain sash; all under filled segmental
heads with key motif; storeyband; 4/4 sashes; cornice, and
parapet with central engraved pediment. Rusticated stucco to
ground floor, with storeyband and engraved pilasters over; to
left centre, enriched panelled door with key motif, and
overlight, under C20 restored flat hood and scrolled consoles
on fluted pilasters; to left, C20, 8/8 sash; to right, C19
plain sash. Internal evidence of wider overlight suggests
subdivision and refronting: right returned side (No. 4, St.
Martin's Avenue): similar, but with all plain sashes,
unblocked central opening, and simpler hood and consoles with
panelled architrave.
INTERIOR: dogleg staircase with stick balusters and turned
newels. First floor: 6-panel door with fluted architrave. Ground
floor: C19 fireplace; picture-rail; wood lined arch with bead
architrave; fluted architrave to door; ceiling coving;
panelled risers, to windows with fluted architraves; 4-panel
door. Cellar: flagstone floor; stone-lined.

Listing NGR: SO5085039395

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

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