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19 and 21, Holywell Hill, Saint Albans

Description: 19 and 21, Holywell Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163328

OS Grid Reference: TL1468507002
OS Grid Coordinates: 514685, 207002
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7500, -0.3401

Location: A5183, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1EZ

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

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Listing Text

1. (East side)
Nos 19 & 21
TL 1407 SE 9/102
TL 1406 NE 14/102 8.5.50.


Formerly known as "Saracen's Head". With Nos 13, 15 and 17.
C16 houses, re-fronted circa 1700, each 2 storeys, 2 windows. High
pitched, tiled roofs with deep, modillioned eaves cornices. All
plastered fronts.
Nos 19 and 21: 1st floor sash windows with glazing bars in near-flush,
moulded frames.
Ground floors unified by series of shop fronts. Earlier C19 reproduction
with dentilled cornice, triglyphs in fascia, Tuscan pilasters at sides
and attached columns in centre. Carriageway at left of No 21 with old
timber work and some weatherboarding. All houses have gabled, rear
extensions of C17 appearance.

Nos 1 to 25 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1468507002

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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