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212 and 214, High Street, Watford

Description: 212 and 214, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158197

OS Grid Reference: TQ1146595964
OS Grid Coordinates: 511465, 195964
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6514, -0.3902

Location: Lower High Street, Watford, Hertfordshire WD1 2JR

Locality: Watford
Local Authority: Watford Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD1 2JR

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Listing Text

(south-west side)

Nos 212 and 214
TQ 1195 NW 11/72


Mid C19 stock brick and stucco pair of houses incorporating fragments of a C16-C17
timber-framed house.
Three storey, slate roofs behind parapets, half-hipped at south end.
No 212 has 2 window range of sashes in moulded surrounds. C19 shop front with
cornice carried over house door and supported on big brackets. Moulded door
surround with pilasters. No 214 stands forward slightly. Two window range of
sashes in moulded surrounds. Large stucco dentil cornice and parapet. Stucco
panel between 1st and 2nd floors. Modern ground floor. Two rendered gables to rear.
A circa 1600 collar-and-tie-beam truss was found in the party wall between the

Listing NGR: TQ1146595964

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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