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Latitude: 52.0564 / 52°3'22"N
Longitude: -2.7138 / 2°42'49"W
OS Eastings: 351156
OS Northings: 240014
OS Grid: SO511400
Mapcode National: GBR FL.DMGD
Mapcode Global: VH85N.XK6Y
Entry Name: Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 10 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196883
English Heritage Legacy ID: 372483
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
SO5140SW ST PETER'S SQUARE
683-1/8/296 (North side)
10/06/52 Church of St Peter
Parish church. Late C13/early C14, restored c1885 by
Nicholson. Ashlar sandstone, and rubble; slate roof.
PLAN: nave, chancel, south aisle, and tower with spire.
EXTERIOR: south front: 3 stained-glass windows under moulded
pointed arches; porch with wrought-iron gates; stepped
buttresses; corner buttresses with finials to tower; ribbed
spire with weather-vane. East front: Perpendicular window
under semicircular arch, in coursed dressed stone.
INTERIOR: C15 stalls and misericordes; contains work by
Grinling Gibbons (the Royal Arms of William III and the panels
to the pedal organ in the chancel).
HISTORICAL NOTE: the C14 spire of this church contains C14
bell which is thought to have been the "Common Bell" used to
give warning of danger to the citizens of Hereford.
(Duncumb J: History of the County of Hereford: 1804-: 597;
Listing NGR: SO5115640014
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