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Description: The Sycamores
Date Listed: 19 March 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 201461
OS Grid Reference: TQ2828387560
OS Grid Coordinates: 528283, 187560
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5723, -0.1503
4415 NORTH ROAD N6
Nos 17 to 21 (odd)
TQ 2887 40/200 19.3.51.
Nos 17 and 19: Early C18 building of brown brick with ed brick dressings and tiled.
roof. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows each. Small central gables with attic windows.
Segment-headed sash windows with glazing bars in exposed box frames. Some windows
of No 19 blocked. 6 panel doors, top glazed. No 17 has G.L.C. blue plaque commemorati
residence here of A.E. Housman, during which he wrote "A Shropshire Lad". No
21: Early C18 house of brown brick with red brick dressings. 2 storeys and attic,
5 windows; and slightly projecting 2 storey, 1 window north addition. High pitched
tiled roof with 3 segment-headed dormers. Stone coped parapet. Segment-headed
sash windows with glazing bars in exposed moulded frames. Door of 8 fielded panels,
top glazed, in rusticated jambs. Doric .doorcase has fluted pilasters, triglyph
frieze and modillioned cornice with segmental pediment.
No llA, Nos 13 and 15, Nos 17 to 21 (odd) (THE SYCAMORES) and No 23 form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ2828687573
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