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St Peter's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5864 / 52°35'11"N

Longitude: -2.1285 / 2°7'42"W

OS Eastings: 391389

OS Northings: 298740

OS Grid: SO913987

Mapcode National: GBR 1DK.67

Mapcode Global: WHBFZ.88N1

Entry Name: St Peter's House

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378403

Location: Wolverhampton, WV1

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198NW EXCHANGE STREET
895-1/11/219 (East side)
Nos.4 AND 5
St Peter's House

GV II

Possible former office building, now church centre. c1855.
Brick with plaster and ashlar dressings; slate roof and brick
stacks. Double-depth plan. Italianate style. 2 storeys with
attic; 3-window range with canted corner. Platt band over
ground floor, deep plaster frieze forming attic storey and
dentilled cornice and parapet; quoins. Round-headed windows to
ground floor have imposts, archivolts and keystones over
4-pane horned sashes; 1st floor has windows in plaster
surrounds with friezes and bracketed cornices over horned
sashes with margin lights; attic has 8-pane pivoted windows,
but central window has 6 panes and is deeper, with flanking
consoles and apron. Round-headed entrance has rusticated
hollow-chamfered surround with keystone; rusticated pilasters
and entablature; fanlight with margin lights and 4-panel door.
Plain brick stacks. Corner is similar, entrance with
rusticated hollow-chamfered pilasters with rich capitals,
entablature and segmental pediment; architraved 4-panel door.
Similar 3-window return to Cheapside. 2 window right return
similar, with inserted C20 entrances. INTERIOR has central
stair with skylight and iron balusters. Exchange Street was
created in 1851.


Listing NGR: SO9139098741

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

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