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Latitude: 52.1887 / 52°11'19"N
Longitude: -2.2193 / 2°13'9"W
OS Eastings: 385107
OS Northings: 254519
OS Grid: SO851545
Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.PQW
Mapcode Global: VH92T.H74Z
Entry Name: Columbus House
Listing Date: 5 April 1971
Last Amended: 27 June 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1389725
English Heritage Legacy ID: 488676
Location: Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1
Electoral Ward/Division: Cathedral
Built-Up Area: Worcester
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Worcester St Nicholas and All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
SO8554NW COLLEGE STREET
620-1/17/184 (West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.27, 28 AND 29)
House, now offices. c1808-1832 with later additions and
alterations including c1980s shop front. Pinkish-red brick in
Flemish bond to ground and first floors with red brick in
Flemish bond to second floor; stone sills and red gauged brick
arches; slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 first-floor windows.
First-floor has 6/6 sashes; second-floor has 8/8 horned
sashes, all in shallow reveals and with flat arches and sills.
Ground floor: entrance at right a 6-panel door, the upper 4
panels raised and fielded, lower flush beaded in flush beaded
reveals and with pilastered doorcase with open pediment.
Renewed shop front in Victorian style. Modillion eaves band.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: apparently not shown on Young's Map c1808 but
shown on Clements's Map of 1832.
(Young G: Map of Worcester: London: 1808-; Clements J: A Plan
of the City and Environs of Worcester: Worcester: 1832-).
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