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38-40, Bancroft, Hitchin

Description: 38-40, Bancroft

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 161420

OS Grid Reference: TL1853429526
OS Grid Coordinates: 518534, 229526
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9516, -0.2766

Location: Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1LA

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 38 to l+t) (consec)
TL 1829 NE 5/6


C17-18 plastered house of 2 storeys beneath steep tiled roof, which is
cross-gabled at the Northern end over a carriage-way. Ground floor completely
altered with modern shop-fittings, but still indicating that the upner
floor originally had a considerable overhang. Upper floor retains basket-work
gargetting and a plain plaster roundel in the cross-gable bearing the
date '1726'. 3 windows are completely modernized. carriageway under

Listing NGR: TL1853429526

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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