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21a, Bancroft, Hitchin

Description: 21a, Bancroft

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 161411

OS Grid Reference: TL1849529352
OS Grid Coordinates: 518495, 229352
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9500, -0.2772

Location: Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1JW

Locality: Hitchin
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 1JW

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Listing Text

(west side)
5255 No 21A
(Formaly listed
as No 21)

TL 1829 SW 1/200
TL 1829 SE 4/20 13.4.51


Late C18 house of 3 storeys in deep red brick. Moulded brick strings
above both lower storeys, moulded brick cornice beneath a plain parapet
Which masks the roof. 5 windows in plain reveals. Slightly projecting
central bay contains wooden porch, carved in a classical design of semi-engaged
columns supporting an entablature with a design of alternate rosettes
and triglyphs. The door, with four fielded panels in its upper half,
hangs in a round-headed recess, with archivolt and fielded panelled reveal.

Nos 21 to 28 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1849529352

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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