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3, Holywell Hill, Saint Albans

Description: 3, Holywell Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163322

OS Grid Reference: TL1470307055
OS Grid Coordinates: 514703, 207055
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 3

TL 1407 SE 9/100 8.5.50


Early C18 front on C17 double-span house. High pitched, tiled roof,
the ridges parallel to street. Gabled extension to rear. Tall chimney
stacks. Front of 3 storeys, 3 windows. Blue brick with red brick dressing
on 2nd floor, vice versa on 1st floor and rebuilt late C18 ground floor
brickwork in blue and red. Deep, moulded wood eaves cornice. 1st and 2nd
floor sash windows with glazing bars in near-flush moulded frames, under gauged,
brick arches, the central ones with cut, curved patterns. Late C18 central
Venetian window on ground floor and doorcase at right which has open
pediment with modillions and dentils over similar cornice to order whoe
pilasters have fluted necking. Cornice head and patterned fanlight to
door of 4 fielded and 2 flat panels. Small, modern, round-arched door
at left.

Nos 1 to 25 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1470907053

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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