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The Priory, Redbourn

Description: The Priory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 163736

OS Grid Reference: TL1078312237
OS Grid Coordinates: 510783, 212237
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7978, -0.3949

Location: 36 High Street, Redbourn, Hertfordshire AL3 7LZ

Locality: Redbourn
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 7LZ

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Listing Text

(west side)

15/198 The Priory



Large town house, now offices. Circa 1710-20, altered and
extended at rear c.1970. Dark red brick facade with red brick
vertical banding. Gauged red brick segmental window heads and
dressings. Parapet. 3 storeys over cellar. 7 sash windows.
Good gauged brick entablature with pulvinated frieze and
dentilled cornice. All 1st and 2nd floor windows with aprons, the
central ones with scalloped and patterned brick. Keystones to
central and flanking middle windows. Early-mid C19 double doors
and Tuscan wood porch. Interior retains good contemporary
interiors to front ground floor. Formerly 2 rooms, now 3, the N
one incorporating entrance hall. Both have fielded panels and
slender fluted pilasters, N one with box cornice. S one with
coved cornice.

Listing NGR: TL1078812238

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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