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Numbers 4 and 5 and Front Area Railings to Numbers 4 and 5, Hitchin

Description: Numbers 4 and 5 and Front Area Railings to Numbers 4 and 5

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 161551

OS Grid Reference: TL1835128884
OS Grid Coordinates: 518351, 228884
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9459, -0.2795

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
TL 1828 NW 2/70 13.4.51. Nos 4 & 5.
Front area railings
to Nos 4 & 5.

Earlier C19 stuccoed house of 2 storeys beneath deep eaves, which hide
the flat roof. Carriageway at Southern end, which is slightly recessed,
beneath a single window. 4 windows (in main facade) in plain deep reveals,
with sunk panels above the upper row, which have cast iron balconies of
typical C19 design of anthemion motif. Two round-headed doorways, in
which six-panel doors with early Victorian fanlights are framed by simple
architraves. Early C19 front area cast iron railings.

Nos 1 to 17 (consec), Nos 19 to 32 (consec) and Nos 35 to 40 (consec)
form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1835128884

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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