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Kitchener's Meads, Saint Albans

Description: Kitchener's Meads

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163274

OS Grid Reference: TL1414107165
OS Grid Coordinates: 514141, 207165
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7516, -0.3479

Location: Fishpool Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4RU

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 4RU

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Nos 57 to 61 (odd)
(Kitchener's Meads)
TL 1407 SW 8/37


Late C18, range of 2-storey buildings. 5-bay left-hand section with high
pitched, tiled roof, 2-bay right-hand section with lower pitched tiled
roof. Moulded wood eaves cornice. Red brick with rendered plinth. 1st
floor one-light and 3-light sash windows in near-flush moulded frames.
Ground floor windows 3-light sashes in flush, box frames under gauged,
segmental, brick arches. All windows have glazing bars, and the window
arrangement is irregular. No 57: Door at left of range. Doorcase has
fluted, Doric pilasters and entablature with triglyph frieze and
cornice hood. Deep reveals to door of 6 flat panels.
This house abuts on a C17 section to rear which includes a 1st floor
room with C17 ceiling of raised floral borders in goemetrical patterns.
No 59: Door under 3rd window from left. Pediment with modillions and
dentils over similarly enriched cornice to order with plain frieze,
architrave and flat pilasters. Door of 4 fielded and 2 flat panels
in deep, plain reveal.
No 61: reproduction "Georgian" door and doorcase in 2nd bay from right.
A tall, C17, rear extension, with hipped gable, towers over the roof of
No 57.

Nos.51 to 61 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1414107165

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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