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Collins Antiques (Including Walls and Cast Iron Railings), Wheathampstead

Description: Collins Antiques (Including Walls and Cast Iron Railings)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 June 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163919

OS Grid Reference: TL1745513796
OS Grid Coordinates: 517455, 213796
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8105, -0.2977

Location: Brewhouse Hill, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire AL5 5DY

Locality: Wheathampstead
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 5DY

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Listing Text

(south east side)

6/377 Nos 13-19 (odd)
(Collins Antiques)
(including walls and
15.6.71 castiron railings)


Shop and warehouse on slope of hill. Late C18 or early C19
exterior. Timber frame interior, probably earlier. Lower half
of block is red brick, upper half is stucco. Plain tile roof. 2
storeys and attics. The lower block has a large cellar with a
segmental-arched cart entrance on the end elevation. The gable
end above is 2 windows wide. Floor band returns to the road
elevation where all but one of the 6 original openings are blank.
The upper block has 4 flush glazing bar windows, including 2
original sashes. 2 doors with pedimented hoods on elaborate cut
brackets. The interior has pairs of floor beams with wide
chamfers. The arched entrance is surmounted by early C20 brick
and cast iron railings which return along sloping approach walls.

Listing NGR: TL1745513796

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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