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Description: Holy Rood Chambers
Date Listed: 8 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 135842
OS Grid Reference: SU4200411266
OS Grid Coordinates: 442004, 111266
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8994, -1.4041
1. HIGH STREET
5239 (west side)
(Holy Rood Chambers)
SU 4111 3/146
SU 4211 4/146
Circa 1870. Built of red brick and terra cotta with orange stone dressings
after the manner of Waterhouse. Gothic style, three storeys and attics.
Tiled roof, with big central gable flanked by dormers with wooden bargeboards.
Crow-stepped gables and tall clustered chimney stacks. Four windows, including
two 4-light bays at the sides. Traceried panels separate the floors. Ground
floor has original stone shop-front with 3 segmental moulded arches separated
by granite columns surmounted by stone lions supporting shields.
Listing NGR: SU4200611268
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Source: English Heritage
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