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Beacon House, Knebworth

Description: Beacon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 162083

OS Grid Reference: TL2460720672
OS Grid Coordinates: 524607, 220672
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8707, -0.1915

Location: Deard's End Lane, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6NL

Locality: Knebworth
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG3 6NL

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/136 No 15
(Beacon House)


House. 1912 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Neo Georgian style. Red
brick with lighter red brick dressings. Steeply hipped pantile
roof with 2 central rectangular chimney stacks. Square plan. 1
storey and attics. 5-window road elevation has central
pedimented doorcase flanked by 2 flush sash windows each side,
the door and windows with shallow panels over. 3 hipped casement
dormers. Deep moulded wood eaves cornice. Left elevation has a
central shaped gable with an arched window and dormers each side.
(Lutyens Arts Council Catalogue, 1981).

Listing NGR: TL2460720672

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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