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The Comet Public House, Hatfield

Description: The Comet Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 158340

OS Grid Reference: TL2127408291
OS Grid Coordinates: 521274, 208291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7602, -0.2442

Location: A1001, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 5LP

Locality: Hatfield
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL9 5LP

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Listing Text

TL 20 NW HATFIELD Hatfield
8/77 (west side)

6.7.81 The Comet Public House

- II

Hotel. 1933. By E B Musman. Red brick with stone dressings on
steel frame. The plan is supposedly in the form an an aeroplane.
Two storeys. Projecting centrepiece with rounded end, the ground
floor projects beyond the first. Wings on either side, also half
round, single storey only. Five window side elevations. Largely
original steel framed windows, the two modern ones in the front
elevations are openings in originally blank walls. Clipsham
stone dressings strip above and below windows and to parapets.
Flat roofs not visible, the original roof lantern has been
removed. The interior has been altered. A pioneer hotel in the
modern style.

Listing NGR: TL2127408291

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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