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36, Charlton, Charlton

Description: 36, Charlton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 161474

OS Grid Reference: TL1783228102
OS Grid Coordinates: 517832, 228102
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9390, -0.2873

Location: Charlton Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 2AE

Locality: Charlton
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 2AE

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Listing Text

No 36
TL 12 NE 8/114


Probably an C18 building in origin, much altered and added to. The main
block is of red brick with Welsh slated roof. 2 smaller 2 storeyed wings
on road front, one with a half-hipped gable, dome chequer brickwork, roofs
of tiles and Welsh slates. On a plaque on the building is recorded: Sir
Henry Bessemer FRS Inventor and Engineer was born here 1813".

Listing NGR: TL1783228102

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Source: English Heritage

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