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Donnington House, Saint Albans

Description: Donnington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163434

OS Grid Reference: TL1493307476
OS Grid Coordinates: 514933, 207476
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7542, -0.3363

Location: St Peters Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 3EW

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL1 3EW

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 40
(Donnington House)
TL 1407 SE 9/22 8.5.50.


Mid C18. 3 storeys, 5 windows. Blue brick and red brick dressings.
Stone cornice and brick parapet. Stone band at 1st floor and stone
plinth. Gauged, segmental, brick arches to sash windows with glazing
bars in broad, near-flush frames (except on ground floor, where sashes
have been replaced and panes are leaded). Prostyle porch with paired
Tuscan columns and entablature with Triglyph frieze and mutule cornice.
3 steps to door with moulded architrave, and patterned fanlight.
Cast iron railings with spearhead standards and pineapple finials.
Inside a staircase with spiral- turned balusters and cut string.
Hall and some rooms with original panelling.
VCH page 473.

Nos 28 to 46 (even) and No 50 form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1493307476

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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