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44/44a and 46, High Street, Markyate

Description: 44/44a and 46, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157950

OS Grid Reference: TL0609716478
OS Grid Coordinates: 506097, 216478
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8368, -0.4615

Location: 44A High Street, Saint Albans AL3 8HZ

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

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Listing Text

TL 0616
(West side)
8/171 Nos. 44/44A,
- and 46


House, now a shop and house. C17 or earlier, C18 brick front to No. 44,
early/mid C19 brick front, shopfront, and gabled rear wing to No. 46.
Timber frame exposed only at rear, red brick in Flemish-bond to No. 44,
plum brick in Flemish-bond to No. 46. Steep old red tile roofs. A former
3-cells 2-storeys house facing E with large internal chimney a third
from S end. C18 external N gable chimney serving only ground floor.
2-storeys gabled SW rear wing has an internal W gable chimney. E front
in 2 parts: earlier N 2/3 (No.44/44A) is symmetrical with 2 windows to
each floor and recess over door in middle. Flush box sashes with 2/2
panes replacement sashes, flat gauged arches to ground floor windows,
6-panels door (bottom 2 flush beaded: middle 2 moulded: top 2 glazed) in
a heavy moulded surround, with entablature, fluted trygliph frieze,
moulded flat hood, and cast-iron boot-scraper beside door. S part
(No.46) narrower with brick eaves cornice and single recessed sash
window with 8/8 panes and stone lintel on 1st floor over neat shopfront
with pilasters, fascia, dentilled cornice, half-glazed door in LH panel,
fret to head of window, and stucco stall-riser. Catslide rear outshut to
N part interrupted by 2-storeys low parallel roofed rear block..

Listing NGR: TL0610316450

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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