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Magistrates' House and Number 1, 2 and 3 Magistrates' Court, Ledbury

Description: Magistrates' House and Number 1, 2 and 3 Magistrates' Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 151823

OS Grid Reference: SO7118537736
OS Grid Coordinates: 371185, 237736
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0373, -2.4215

Location: Church Road, Ledbury, County of Herefordshire HR8 1DN

Locality: Ledbury
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 1DN

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Magistrates' House and 1, 2 and 3 Magistrates' Court (formerly listed as
Police Station)
SO 7137 NE 2/12 18.9.53.


Early C18 house. Red brick with tiled hipped roof. Moulded brick eaves with dentil
blocks. 2 storeys and attic. 3 windows. Double hung sashes with thick glazing
bars, flat brick arches with enriched keyblocks end bull-nose cills. Central doorway
with elaborate rusticated (Gibbs) surround with radiating keyblocks and pediment
containing miniature fanlight, and moulded fielded-panel door. 2 hipped attic
dormers with cornices. Brick corner pilasters rising to chimney. Right hand return
elevation 3 similar windows. Large wing at rear, brick faced with 4 sash windows
with glazing bars, timber framing exposed in the gable end.

The Town Council Offices, No 3, Public Lavatories, Weavers Cottage, Prince of Wales Inn, the Old Grammar and Magistrates' House form a group.

Listing NGR: SO7118537736

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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