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North Block St Albans School, Saint Albans

Description: North Block St Albans School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163391

OS Grid Reference: TL1435807167
OS Grid Coordinates: 514358, 207167
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7515, -0.3447

Location: Fishpool Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4HB

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 4HB

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Listing Text

1582 North Block St Albans

TL 1407 SW 8/267B


Early C20, also of flint with random red and yellow bricks and stone
dressings. Battlemented parapet over cornice, plinth of brick only.
2 storeys, 5 windows, which are 3-light, stone-mullioned, leaded
casements, those on 1st floor under square hoodmoulds. An exception is
1st floor centre window, with tracery under a 4-centred arch. Central,
projecting, battlemented stone porch on ground floor, has door under
4-centred arch with hoodmould. Cornice of porch is continuous with string
above ground floor windows. Stepped, diagonal buttresses with stone
quoins at angles of building; stone diagonal buttresses at angles of porch.

The Abbey Gate and St Alban's School buildings form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1435807167

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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