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Alban House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text


HEREFORD

SO5140SW HIGH TOWN
683-1/8/182 (South side)
22/10/73 No.18
Alban House
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH TOWN
(South side)
Nos.17 AND 18
Alban House)

GV II

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.
(RCHME).


Listing NGR: SO5106940007

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