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Post Office and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.055 / 52°3'17"N

Longitude: -2.717 / 2°43'1"W

OS Eastings: 350933

OS Northings: 239864

OS Grid: SO509398

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DLNC

Mapcode Global: VH85N.VMH0

Plus Code: 9C4V373M+X6

Entry Name: Post Office and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372246

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

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683-1/2/69 (East side)
Post Office and attached railings


Post Office. c1881. Ashlar; Welsh slate roof with gable
parapets and gables to front and left; ashlar twin stacks with
moulded caps; ashlar and brick stack, to rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement; 2-window range: in advanced
bay to left, mullion and transom window, with 3 plain sashes
and coloured leaded lights over, under dated tablet and drip
course; to right, similar oriel cross-window, with Royal Arms
over; ornamented gables with finials; louvred cote with
Entrance to right: steps to C20 door and screen, recessed
under moulded semicircular arch with drip course and enriched
springers; to left, paired cross-windows with Corinthian
pilasters to moulded architraves; string course and
interrupted frieze, overall.
Left returned side: 2 tiers of cross-windows under twin
gables; cast-iron gate and railings, to porch bay with 6-panel
door and mullioned overlight.
INTERIOR: dogleg staircase with cast-iron balusters and
moulded rail. 1st floor: architraves to windows and doors;
skirting; ceiling cornices. Ground floor: architraves to
windows; hidden ceiling cornice. Cellar: brick-lined; brick
and flagstone floors; brick vault; masonry to front wall;
4-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SO5093339864

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