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18, Melbourn Street, Royston

Description: 18, Melbourn Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 14 June 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 161822

OS Grid Reference: TL3576340737
OS Grid Coordinates: 535763, 240737
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0484, -0.0216

Location: 16 Melbourn Street, Royston SG8 7BZ

Locality: Royston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 7BZ

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 18
TL 3540 1/71 14.6.64.
C18 front of channelled plaster, red tiled roof behind parapet with central open
pediment. 3 storeys, 7 sash windows in moulded flush frames. Fine central doorway
has 6 fielded panelled door and oblong fanlight with ornamental monogram glazing
in fielded panelled reveal, surround of Roman Doric half columns, entablature
with running fret frieze and dentil and mutule cornice, pediment.
Interior contains remarkable early C17 decoration: 3 carved and painted chimneypieces
with elaborate overmantels, painted ceilings with arabesques, oak panelling in
2 rooms, early C18 deal panelling in 1 room.

Listing NGR: TL3576340737

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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