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Number 31 (Including Carriage Entrance Abutting on East), Baldock

Description: Number 31 (Including Carriage Entrance Abutting on East)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 November 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 161665

OS Grid Reference: TL2434833804
OS Grid Coordinates: 524348, 233804
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9888, -0.1905

Location: A505, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG7 6AE

Locality: Baldock
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 6AE

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Listing Text

1. (South East Side)
5255 -----------------
No 51 (including carriage
entrance abutting on
TL 2433 NW 1/26 8.11.49. east.)


Late C18 red brick front to C16 or C17 house. Steeply pitched tiled roof
behind parapet and cornice of dentil and moulded brickwork. 2 storeys,
slight central projection with ground floor glazed door in fielded panelled
reveal, surround of Doric pilasters, entablature and pediment. 2 wide
Neo-Georgian shop windows either side. First floor 1:1:1 8asfi windows
with glazing bars in reveals under flat arches. Narrow wing on left has
exposed timber framework, ground floor carriageway, first floor oversailing
on exposed corbels, with plaster infilling between closely spacers posts
and flush 2 light lattice casement window. Steeply pitched old tiled
roof with carved cornice. Gates of carriageway carved at top with initials
S (for surname of owner) D E (for Christian names of owner and wife) and
date 1632. RCHM p46.

Nos 1, 1B 3, 5, 7, 17, 19, 23, to 31, (odd), 31A, 33, 33A, 35 and 43 to 57
(odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL2434833804

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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