British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

157 and 159, Verulam Road, Saint Albans

Description: 157 and 159, Verulam Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163471

OS Grid Reference: TL1417707577
OS Grid Coordinates: 514177, 207577
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7553, -0.3472

Location: Portland Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4DW

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

1. (South-West Side)
Nos 157 & 159

TL 1407 NW 3/312


Earlier C19 pair. Stuccoed, with frieze, cornice and blocking course
concealing roof. Each house 2 storeys and basement, 2 windows in centre
section and 2-storey, one-window, set back entrance extension. Plain
reveals to sash windows with glazing bars on 1st floor, Right hand window
of No 159 blocked. Ground floor windows in slightly projecting, segment-
arched section rising to band at 1st floor.
Round headed door with cornice head and radial fanlight in round, arched
recess. Basement plinth.

Nos 157 to 165 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1417707577

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.