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Wellington House, Harpenden

Description: Wellington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 163593

OS Grid Reference: TL1336814237
OS Grid Coordinates: 513368, 214237
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8153, -0.3568

Location: Leyton Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2TG

Locality: Harpenden
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 2TG

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Listing Text

(north side)
16/59 Wellington House


House. Early C19. Roughcast on brick, the interior with timber
frame walling. Slate hipped roof behind parapet. 2 storeys and
attic over cellar. The front has 2-storeyed bow windows either
side of a narrow central bay. Arch-headed doorway with a 3-light
fan. Arched stair window above with glazing bar casement. The
bow windows were formerly both 3 windows, but right one has a
square extension of the late C19. Left bow has 3 ground floor
French casements; upper floor with 2-light casements. Upper
windows on both sides have rectangular top lights, 4 of them
retaining original segmental-shaped panes. W elevation has a
shallow pedimented centre with ground floor Venetian window and
1st floor therm window. 2 large chimney stacks with battered
bases. Interior retains central staircase.

Listing NGR: TL1336814237

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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