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The Old Bell Public House, Harpenden

Description: The Old Bell Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163604

OS Grid Reference: TL1255615268
OS Grid Coordinates: 512556, 215268
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8247, -0.3682

Location: A1081, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 3BN

Locality: Harpenden
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 3BN

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Listing Text

(south west side)

2/70 The Old Bell P.H.


Public House. Later C17 timber frame. Altered early C19. Large
mid-late C20 additions. Original range has stuccoed walls and
steep-pitched machine tile roof. 2 storeys and attics. 2 1st
floor flush sash windows with 10/10 panes. Central ridge chimney
stack with 4 red brick square shafts and projecting upper courses.
S gable end with small attic casement. Pentice roof front
extension. Some original chamfered beams exposed within. Late
C19 wing on rear N, possibly incorporating an early wing.

Listing NGR: TL1255615268

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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