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24-30, Hillshot (See Details for Further Address Information), Letchworth Garden City

Description: 24-30, Hillshot (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 161862

OS Grid Reference: TL2227932612
OS Grid Coordinates: 522279, 232612
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9785, -0.2211

Location: Hillshott, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 1SB

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

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Listing Text

Nos 21 to 29 [odd)
Nos 24 to 30 even)
TL 2232 9/55 and 56
1912 by Bennett and Bidwell. Grouped terraces for workmen on standard plans
developed for the Howard Cottage Society. Splayed outbuildings link Nos 29
and 30 with Nos 31 to 43 (odd) Ridge Avenue, which form part of the same scheme
(qv). One and a half storeys. One window each. Symmetrical facades variegated
by juxtaposition of large and small gabled dormers. Tiled roofs with brown
brick ridge stacks. Roughcast walls. Small dormers with weather-boarded
gables. Two and three light casement windows with glazing bars and tile labels.
Some large gables with labels extended as strings. Ground floor with 3 light
splayed bay windows with cornices. Recessed, segmental-arched doorways with
tile labels and boarded doors. One storey linking ranges with gabled entrances
flanked by segmental-headed, 3-light windows. Original colour scheme retained
with cream walls and windows, and green doors, window cills and pipework.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL2227932612

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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