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Lion Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Leominster, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2285 / 52°13'42"N

Longitude: -2.7394 / 2°44'21"W

OS Eastings: 349596

OS Northings: 259183

OS Grid: SO495591

Mapcode National: GBR FK.1M45

Mapcode Global: VH84W.G7NY

Entry Name: Lion Works

Listing Date: 24 July 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 459603

Location: Leominster, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Leominster

Built-Up Area: Leominster

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Leominster

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 4959 LEOMINSTER BROAD STREET
(West side)
808-1/1/47
No.15, Lion Works
24.07.1954

GV II


Shops and offices. Late C18/early C19. Stucco; steep-pitched hipped composite tile roof; brick ridge stack. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellar; 3-window range: tripartite 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sashes with some old glass, in broad beaded cases; 1/1: 3/3: 1/1 sashes with sillband, over; band with 6 garlands, and moulded cornice to parapet with central figure of lion. C20 shop fronts recessed behind 4 moulded segmental arches with enriched keyblocks, on square columns; 4-moulded-panel door and plain fanlight, under moulded semicircular arch, to right; moulded cornice with figurehead stop-consoles, overall; to right, panelled double doors with cambered heads, in chamfered frame under shallow arch, to passage to rear. Rear: twin gables, 1 slate-hung, 1 with brick modillion eaves; brick stack. 2-storey cross-wing with hipped Welsh slate roof, and tripartite window with 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sashes in oak case, over late C19 triple 6/6 sashes. INTERIOR not inspected. Associated with Alexander & Duncan's Lion Foundry, which produced agricultural machinery.

Listing NGR: SO4959659183

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