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Latitude: 52.0563 / 52°3'22"N
Longitude: -2.7152 / 2°42'54"W
OS Eastings: 351057
OS Northings: 240009
OS Grid: SO510400
Mapcode National: GBR FL.DM3G
Mapcode Global: VH85N.WLF0
Entry Name: Alban House
Listing Date: 22 October 1973
Last Amended: 27 July 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196842
English Heritage Legacy ID: 372371
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
SO5140SW HIGH TOWN
683-1/8/182 (South side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.17 AND 18
Shops. Mid C19, with C16 or earlier rear wing and C20
alterations. Stucco; slate roof.
3 storeys; 3-window range: late C19 plain sashes, with
architraves, and moulded pediments on scrolled consoles; 3/6
sashes over, with shouldered architraves and moulded hoods
with pads; 4 Corinthian pilasters to frieze and dentilled
cornice; balustrade with moulded stone coping. C20 shop
fronts. The C19 roof of this building incorporates reused
timbers of a C14/15 building including massive wall plate with
mouldings and castellations, and 6 former moulded window
mullions (possible C15) now serve as ceiling joists. To rear a
timber-framed wing of C16 or earlier origin.
INTERIOR (of wing): ground retains original richly moulded
bridging beams and ceiling frame. 1st floor retains full
studded ceiling frame and original plaster, fragmentary
paintings to side frame timbers and infill panels. Original
roof with wind braces.
Listing NGR: SO5106940007
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