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Registrar's Office (Part)

A Grade II Listed Building in Stafford, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.807 / 52°48'25"N

Longitude: -2.1153 / 2°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 392322

OS Northings: 323280

OS Grid: SJ923232

Mapcode National: GBR 288.0AG

Mapcode Global: WHBDT.GPXY

Entry Name: Registrar's Office (Part)

Listing Date: 16 February 1994

Last Amended: 13 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383960

Location: Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Town: Stafford

District Council Ward: Forebridge

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Stafford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


590-1/10/18 (South West side)
Registrar's Office (part)


Superintendent's House, now part of registrar's office. 1893.
Free Tudor style. Brick with ashlar dressings; graduated slate
roof with brick end stacks. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic; symmetrical 3-window range.
Ashlar plinth, flush bands to ground floor, and top cornice.
Entrance has 4-centred arch to recessed porch with key,
foliate spandrels, dripstone raised over panel with dated
cartouche and flanking scrolls, low paired iron gates; inner
segmental-headed entrance with half-glazed door and wall
lantern to inner return. Two 2-light basement windows with
grilles to left. Ground floor has recessed bow windows with
fluted pilasters between ovolo-moulded cross-mullioned
windows, dripstones; 1st floor has cross-mullioned window with
keyed architrave and cornice between 2+2-light transomed
windows with king mullion; attic has small 2-light flat-roofed
dormer between hipped dormers with canted angles; all
ovolo-mullioned with leaded glazing. Scrolled wrought-iron
gutter brackets; rainwater heads with date and square
downspouts. Gabled rear wing.
INTERIOR: 8-panel doors and stair with square balusters.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: 244).

Listing NGR: SJ9232223280

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