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40, High Street, Markyate

Description: 40, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157949

OS Grid Reference: TL0606116498
OS Grid Coordinates: 506061, 216498
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8370, -0.4620

Location: 8-12 Wesley Road, Saint Albans AL3 8PB

Locality: Markyate
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 8PB

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Listing Text

TL 0616
(West side)
8/170 No. 40

House and outbuildings, now a shop and flats. C18, early C19 rear wing,
shopfront early/mid C19. Red brick with some grey bricks, in
Flemish-bond. Steep pitched roof to front block now slated. Slated roofs
to rear wing hipped at W ends. A 2-storeys, L-shaped corner building
facing E, with a long rear extension parallel to Wesley Road on S. E
front has a deep moulded timber band under the eaves, a single sash
window on 1st floor with flush box and 6/6 panes, and a shopfront of
pilasters with incised linear decoration, entablature with dentils below
frieze, 3-lights window with plastered stallriser, and half glazed
moulded panelled door with margin-lights. Short hipped 2-storeys rear
wing with C20 porch in SW angle. Straight joint at set-back 2-storeys
outbuilding with 5 recessed sash windows with plastered reveals, flat
arches, and 8/8 panes on 1st floor. 2 taller similar windows to ground

Listing NGR: TL0606116498

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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