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South-West Block on South Side of Abbey Gate, St Albans School, Saint Albans

Description: South-West Block on South Side of Abbey Gate, St Albans School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163392

OS Grid Reference: TL1433707115
OS Grid Coordinates: 514337, 207115
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7511, -0.3451

Location: 4 Abbey Mill Lane, 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 South-West Block on
South side of
Abbey Gate,
St Albans School
TL 1407 SW 8/267C


Entrance in Abbey Mill Lane.
Early C20 building of 3 storeys in flint with brick quoins and stone
dressings to irregularly placed windows. Varied roof line of gables and
mansard with dormers, all of slate and moderately high pitched. Windows
are one-,2- and 3-light casements under stone hoodmoulds, some with
traceried, stone blocked centre lights. Wide, canted bay at right, with
battlemented parapet, echoes similar parapet to one section of roof.
Entrance under 4-centred arch with coats of arms in spandrels.

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

Listing NGR: TL1433707115

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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