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The Barrels

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0543 / 52°3'15"N

Longitude: -2.7104 / 2°42'37"W

OS Eastings: 351384

OS Northings: 239786

OS Grid: SO513397

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DN9N

Mapcode Global: VH85N.YMZJ

Entry Name: The Barrels

Listing Date: 27 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372473

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

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Listing Text


683-1/7/286 (North side)
The Barrels


Formerly known as: The Lamb Hotel ST OWENS STREET.
Hotel. Late C19 front to late C18(?) core.
Roughcast, over stucco; steep pitched C20 composite tile roof,
with C19 ridge-tiles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and cellar; 4-window range: C20,
2/2 sashes under cambered hood-mouldings; 2 roof dormers over,
with 2/2 sashes and moulded arched pediments to lead roofs.
Entrance to right centre: C20 glazed door and screen, with
ornate cast fanlight, in panelled doorcase, under open
pediment modillioned wood hood on panelled consoles; to left
and right, paired windows with overlights and some etched
glass, in cambered and shouldered stucco architraves with
keyblocks; moulded band; stucco quoins; vermiculated to ground
To right: similar, lower 2-window range, with C19 half-glazed
panelled door and plain overlight, under moulded flat hood on
grooved pilasters. Right returned side: 2-panel door with
similar doorcase.
Rear: two C18 brick axial stacks, reduced to left, with narrow
INTERIOR: C19 dogleg staircase with stick balusters, to 1st
floor; C18/C19 winder stair to 2nd floor. 2nd floor: exposed
late C17 timber-framing; plank door. 1st floor: early C19
fireplace; plank door with H hinges; 2-panel doors;
architraves; late C18 panelling; C19 fire surround; 4-panel
door; plank door; picture-rail. Ground floor: picture-rail;
6-panel doors, and side light; stairwell light; wall cupboard.
Cellar: stone based brick arches; partly flag floor; plank

Listing NGR: SO5138439786

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

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