This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 52.055 / 52°3'17"N
Longitude: -2.7124 / 2°42'44"W
OS Eastings: 351249
OS Northings: 239862
OS Grid: SO512398
Mapcode National: GBR FL.DMTV
Mapcode Global: VH85N.XMY0
Entry Name: St Owen's Chambers and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 10 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 372455
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
SO5139NW ST OWEN STREET
683-1/7/267 (South side)
St Owen's Chambers and attached
Formerly known as: No.129 Barrell House ST OWEN STREET.
House, now printing works. Early C18. Brick; hipped Welsh
slate roof; brick end stacks. Central staircase plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and cellar; symmetrical 6-window
range: 4/4 sashes in moulded cases with beaded reveals, under
gauged brick flat arches; moulded and modillioned wood eaves.
Central entrance: C20, 6-panel door in moulded case under
moulded and panelled flat hood on brackets; flanked by 2/2 and
4/4 sashes. Attached railings with tendril motif, flank steps
to entrance. Left returned side: 2 blocked openings, C20, 9/6
sash and C18 cross window with leaded lights.
Entrance with C19, 6-panel door, and overlight with glazing
bars, under moulded flat hood; C18 casement with leaded
lights; two 6/6 sashes; storeyband.
INTERIOR: 2 staircases with bobbin balusters, and moulded
string and rail, to 2nd floor; panelled dado to right-hand
flight. 2nd floor: two C19 fireplaces; one C18 and one C19,
2-panel doors; 2 plank door; 4-panel doors; architraves; fire
1st floor: 6-panel doors, in panelled reveals and architraves;
C19 marble fireplace; panelled risers and architraves, to
windows; late C19 wood fireplace; 3 fanlight-glazed
overlights; plain overlights; two 4, and 6-panel doors;
Ground floor: plain overlight; fanlight-glazed overlights; two
4-panel doors; C19 tiled fireplace; coving; skirting;
architraves; shutters. Cellars: extensive cellarage,
containing a well. Part stone, part brick-lined; retains
brick, slate and timber bins; cobbled floors; brick floors.
Listing NGR: SO5124939862
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings