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Croft Corner, Letchworth Garden City

Description: Croft Corner

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 161853

OS Grid Reference: TL2236134090
OS Grid Coordinates: 522361, 234090
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9918, -0.2193

Location: Cashio Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 1AP

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
No 2
('Croft Corner')
TL 2234 5/41
1911 by C H Hignett. Designed in the style of a Wealden Hall house ('cottage
orne with Art Nouveau trimmings' - Pevsner). Two storeys and large central
dormer. Symmetrical facade with 3 bay front. Hipped thatch roof with decorative
ridge and tall red brick chimneys with moulded caps. Roughcast first floor
with brick header patterns between windows. Gault brick. First floor with
tile string at first floor level. Outer bays with 3 windows each of small
casement type with leaded lights. Central bay with characteristic Art Nouveau
T-shaped window of 7 lights. Four light dormer window with thatch hood and
apron. Central entrance with canopy.

Listing NGR: TL2236134090

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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