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2, Southdown Road, Harpenden

Description: 2, Southdown Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 July 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 163606

OS Grid Reference: TL1353914146
OS Grid Coordinates: 513539, 214146
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8144, -0.3543

Location: 2 Southdown Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 1PA

Locality: Harpenden
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 1PA

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/72 No 2



House. Late C15 or early C16. Hall house with original cross
wing on S. C18 red brick to ground floor. Upper floor is
painted brick and roughcast with some exposed framing. 1 storey
and attics. 2 C20 casement windows, including recent casement
bow on ground floor of cross wing. Gabled dormer to hall. The
hall has an inserted floor of the late C16 or early C17. C19
stack at N end in position of a former timber stack. S wall of
hall has fragmentary wall paintings of c.1600. Parts of 2 crown
posts in roof. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1353914146

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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