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1, Holywell Hill, Saint Albans

Description: 1, Holywell Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163321

OS Grid Reference: TL1470407065
OS Grid Coordinates: 514704, 207065
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7505, -0.3398

Location: A5183, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1ER

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL1 1ER

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 1

TL 1407 SE 9/99 8.5.50.


Early C18 front to older house, probably of C17 early. From rear a
double, high pitched tiled roof with ridges at right-angles to road and
half-hipped gable ends. 3 tall chimney shafts set diagonally on central
stack. Old timber work in carriageway including a C17 carved, grotesque
figure as a bracket. There is a further, long, C17 rear extension with
weatherboarding on 1st floor. Red brick front, with a few bluish headers,
of 3 storeys, 6 windows. Brick pilasters with moulded capitals support
moulded, brick cornice at 2nd floor level. Brick parapet masks roof.
Gauged, flat brick arches to sash windows with glazing bars in near-flush
moulded frames, on 1st and 2nd floors. Ground floor has modern, but seemly,
shop window at left, modern door with side window in centre and arched
carriage entrance at right. .

Nos 1 to 25 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1471007067

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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