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5, Holywell Hill, Saint Albans

Description: 5, Holywell Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163323

OS Grid Reference: TL1469807046
OS Grid Coordinates: 514698, 207046
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7504, -0.3399

Location: A5183, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1ET

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

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 5 5

TL 1407 SE 9/101 8.5.50.


Early C18 house of 2 storeys and basement, 7 windows. A 3rd storey
added mid C19 with 3 windows, 2-light at sides and one-light in centre.
Brick band at 1st floor. Parapet masks high pitched, tiled roof, which
can be seen from rear with gabled dormers and deep, moulded eaves cornice.
Front of blue brick with red brick dressings (except added, storey of
purplish brick). Gauged, flat brick arches to lst floor windows with
replaced sashes, in flush, moulded frames. Centre window blocked.
3 similar windows on ground floor. Rendered plinth. 6 stone steps,
with cast iron handrails, to door of 6 fielded panels, with cornice head
and patterned fanlight; in doorcase with pilasters with fluted necking
and cornice and open pediment with modillions and dentils, exactly as
No 3. Carriageway on ground floor right.

Nos 1 to 25 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1471007046

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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