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36-38, Bridge Street, Hitchin

Description: 36-38, Bridge Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 161448

OS Grid Reference: TL1842128861
OS Grid Coordinates: 518421, 228861
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9457, -0.2785

Location: Bridge Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 2DE

Locality: Hitchin
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 2DE

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 36 to 38 (consec)
TL 1828 NW 2/36


Originally built ? circa 1600, altered in C18 and c19. 2 storey cottages,
plastered, with boxed wooden eaves which are supported by four broad carved
and moulded consoles, beneath a steep tiled roof with square dormers.
4 windows (ground floor, shop window), all restored; one canted bay window
on the upper floor of No 37, however, may contain or reproduce original
work (some timberwork shove beneath it, evidently the bay ran from the
ground right up into the roof). RCHM page 122; VCE page 5.

Nos 2 to 5 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1842128861

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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