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Treetops, Letchworth Garden City

Description: Treetops

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 161844

OS Grid Reference: TL2241434007
OS Grid Coordinates: 522414, 234007
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9910, -0.2186

Location: Cashio Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 1AX

Locality: Letchworth Garden City
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG6 1AX

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Listing Text


No 12
TL 2234 5/31
1910 by B Parker and R Unwin. An important work, and predominantly the design
of Barry Parker. Open plan with central cruciform living room with prominent
inglenook fireplace balanced by dining recess. In the projecting wings are
the kitchen and outhouses contained beneath a downward sweep of the roof and
balanced by the den and staircase. Garage extension of 1935 by Barry Parker.
Two storeys, 3 bay front with recessed porch between 2 slightly projecting
wings. Hipped tiled roof with plain rectangular brick stacks. Roughcast brick
walls. Leaded casement windows with mullions and reinforced concrete window
frames with brick relieving arches. Porch with exposed studding. Interior
with stained doors and timber work, and whitewashed brick.

Listing NGR: TL2241434007

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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