Description: 5, St John's Square
Date Listed: 4 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 319281
OS Grid Reference: SU0940631444
OS Grid Coordinates: 409406, 131444
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0822, -1.8671
5409 ST JOHN'S SQUARE
No 5 (formerly
listed as St John's
SU 0931 5/29B 4.8.51.
Forms wing at right angles to north of No 3. Part of the St John's Hospital
complex and once a chapel. West front circa 1400 of stone and flint chequerwork
with, to left, brick lacing courses (repairs). 2 storeys, offset string
half way up 1st floor. Tiled roof. One 3-light window on 1st floor and
a 2-light window on ground floor. Roughly central is a recess exposing
a (late) Norman pier with heavy cap. Lean-to to right (see No 8). Gable
end to north coped with paired pointed arch lights in gable. Buttresses
to centre and right hand side. Brick repairs to chequerwork flint and ashlar.
Traces to right of a window with square headed tracery containing cusped
Listing NGR: SU0940631444
Source: English Heritage
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