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North Hertfordshire District Council Offices, Hitchin

Description: North Hertfordshire District Council Offices

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 161441

OS Grid Reference: TL1832929321
OS Grid Coordinates: 518329, 229321
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9498, -0.2797

Location: Grammar School Walk, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1HY

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

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
North Hertfordshire District
Council Offices. (Formerly
listed as Friends' Meeting

TL 1829 SW 1/53 13.4.51.


Stuccoed building of 2 storeys, erected in 1840 with the utmost simplicity
of design. Long rectangular building beneath a flat hipped slate roof,
the ground floor projecting forward from the long side, under a flat roof,
Upper storey, 5 windows in plain reveals, projecting lower storey is walled
for the space of 3 windows in the centre, each end of the projection formerly
open as loggias with Doric pillars. Built as a Friends' Meeting House.
Modern 8 window long wing in keeping projects at right angles on left.

Listing NGR: TL1832929321

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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