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Torrington House, Saint Albans

Description: Torrington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163333

OS Grid Reference: TL1463206818
OS Grid Coordinates: 514632, 206818
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7483, -0.3409

Location: A5183, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1HD

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

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 47 (Torrington House)

TL 1406 NE 14/230


Mid C19. Red brick house of 3 storeys, 3 windows, with stone dressings
and concealed roof behind balustraded parapet over deep, bracketed stone
cornice. Gauged, shallow segmental arches to sash windows except for first
and ground floor left hand windows which are 3-light canted bays with stone
pilasters and entablature on each floor and balustraded parapet over. Doric
porch with frieze of triglyphs and bucrania with balustraded parapet over.

Listing NGR: TL1463206818

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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