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Hereford City Walls, Victoria Street

Building: 288

Remains of medieval city walls. C12th or C13th, built of large rough-hewn blocks of sandstone with a round bastion at the north end. Walls appear on the current Heritage at Risk Register (English H...

Wye Bridge, Hereford

Building: 289

Originally built 1490 but repaired many times since and widened in 1826 which makes the earlier masonry difficult to see. Four of the six arches are original.One span destroyed during the Civil Was...

Left Bank, Hereford

Building: 290

Faced with Jurassic ooilitic limestone, Bath Stone with a footing of fine grey limestone. Roofed in copper.
The building's architects say "The site for this development is as sensitive as could be...

Broadway House, Hereford

Building: 292

Modern office block with stone cladding Grey limestone clad pillars and Hollington red sandstone cladding on upper stories

Hereford Museum

Building: 293

Victorian Gothic with a resemblance to Natural History Museums at London and Oxford. A variety of stones all from relatively distant are used, creating a variegated appearance - blue-grey sandstone...

The Old Post Office, Hereford

Building: 294

Fine gabled Jacobean style with round-arched entrance and small angle turret. Built of fine grey ashlar blocks with granite steps. Steps of Cornish "Giant Granite" with large phenocrysts of feldspar

St Francis Xavier, Hereford

Building: 295

Roman Catholic Church. Neoclassical imitation pf the Tresasury of the Athenians at Delphi. Powerful Grecian front, intensely disliked by Pugin who called it "a pagan temple" and "Catholic concert h...

Nat West Bank, Hereford

Building: 296

Three storey ashlar palazzo
with facing, pillars and moldings in buff limestone, presumably Cotswold. Ground floor with rusticated flanking porches, pedimented first floor and top balustrade.

Marks and Spencer, Hereford

Building: 297

Large building of brick , slate roof with concrete dormers.Various polished igneous rocks used as cladding on pillars at front of shop Stones include a medium grained allotriomorphic granular grani...

Hereford Cathedral

Building: 298

Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin and St Ethelbert the King. Built 1107-48 including nave, aisles and west front. Addition of tower over westernmost bay of the nave c1300-10 and north and sout...