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6, Corn Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Leominster, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2268 / 52°13'36"N

Longitude: -2.7384 / 2°44'18"W

OS Eastings: 349660

OS Northings: 258990

OS Grid: SO496589

Mapcode National: GBR FK.1TLG

Mapcode Global: VH84W.H958

Entry Name: 6, Corn Street

Listing Date: 15 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255425

English Heritage Legacy ID: 459674

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


LEOMINSTER

SO4958 CORN STREET
808-1/2/321 (South side)
15/09/94 No.6

GV II

Shop with dwelling above. Late C16 or early C17, altered in
C18 and mid C19. Plastered timber-frame, partly exposed on
west side. Slate roof with gabled ends, rear wing hipped.
Brick stack at rear left corner of front range.
PLAN: 1-room plan front range with shop on ground floor and
rear wing of 2 bays plus 2 narrow bays. The front range was
heightened and a new shop front installed in mid C19.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys 1-window north front. C19 shop front on
ground floor with fascia with heavy moulded cornice and
console bracket, plate glass window and door to right. C20
first floor window and C19 horizontally sliding sash on second
floor with glazing bars. Wing at rear with timber-framing
exposed on second floor of west side.
INTERIOR: first floor of front range has unchamfered axial
beam, exposed corner-post and corner fireplace; second floor
has fielded 2-panel door and attic above has large purlin
(re-used timber). Rear range has jowled posts, slightly
cambered tie-beam trusses with queen and V-struts morticed to
the principals, trenched purlins and diagonal trenched
ridgepiece; exposed wall-framing.
(Tonkin JW: Report for owner: June: 1994-).


Listing NGR: SO4966058990

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

Description


LEOMINSTER

SO4958 CORN STREET
808-1/2/321 (South side)
15/09/94 No.6

GV II

Shop with dwelling above. Late C16 or early C17, altered in
C18 and mid C19. Plastered timber-frame, partly exposed on
west side. Slate roof with gabled ends, rear wing hipped.
Brick stack at rear left corner of front range.
PLAN: 1-room plan front range with shop on ground floor and
rear wing of 2 bays plus 2 narrow bays. The front range was
heightened and a new shop front installed in mid C19.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys 1-window north front. C19 shop front on
ground floor with fascia with heavy moulded cornice and
console bracket, plate glass window and door to right. C20
first floor window and C19 horizontally sliding sash on second
floor with glazing bars. Wing at rear with timber-framing
exposed on second floor of west side.
INTERIOR: first floor of front range has unchamfered axial
beam, exposed corner-post and corner fireplace; second floor
has fielded 2-panel door and attic above has large purlin
(re-used timber). Rear range has jowled posts, slightly
cambered tie-beam trusses with queen and V-struts morticed to
the principals, trenched purlins and diagonal trenched
ridgepiece; exposed wall-framing.
(Tonkin JW: Report for owner: June: 1994-).


Listing NGR: SO4966058990

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