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139, Wilbury Road, Letchworth Garden City

Description: 139, Wilbury Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 161947

OS Grid Reference: TL2171533628
OS Grid Coordinates: 521715, 233628
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9878, -0.2289

Location: Wilbury Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 4JG

Locality: Letchworth Garden City
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG6 4JG

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Listing Text

The following building shall be included in the list:-

TL 21 33
6/160 No 139
Cottage. 1906, by Bennett and Bidwell. Roughcast over brick; gabled plain
tile roof; brick ridge and end stacks. Rectangular plan. One storey and
attic; 5-window range which has segmental-arched door set in gabled front of
cross wing to right which has lean-to roof continued over verandular to
right side wall. Two to 3-light wood casements with glazing bars,
asymmetrically arranged. Interior: plank doors with Norfolk latches; simple
wood fireplace in living room to rear; winder stair to left of front door.
Praised by C B Purdom (The Garden City, 1913) for its compact planning.

Listing NGR: TL2171533628

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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