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Latitude: 52.0483 / 52°2'54"N
Longitude: -0.023 / 0°1'22"W
OS Eastings: 535669
OS Northings: 240727
OS Grid: TL356407
Mapcode National: GBR K7Q.F0W
Mapcode Global: VHGNB.KS63
Entry Name: Royston Manor House
Listing Date: 14 June 1964
Last Amended: 11 June 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102011
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161820
Location: Royston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Royston
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Royston
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5255 MELBOURN STREET
No 14 (Royston Manor House)
(formerly listed as Royston
Manor House and Royston
Branch County Library)
TL 3540 1/72 14.6.64.
Early C18. Red stretchers, grey headers, old tiled roof. 2 storeys, basements
and attics. Stone plinth and chamfered quoins, 1st floor band. 3 box dormers,
5 sash windows in flush frames with moulded sills and cutter flat arches. 6 fielded
panelled door and oblong traceried fanlight in architrave surround under hood
on carved consoles.
Back elevation in plum coloured brick with red brick dressings. Mansard old tiled
roof with 2 box dormers behind stone coped parapet. Plinth, 1st floor band, brick
modillioned cornice, central pedimented projection. 2:4:2 sash windows with glazing
bars in reveals under flat arches. Central pair of 1st floor windows in surround
with sill on consoles, reeded Doric pilasters, entablature with breaks forward
over pilasters. Ground floor combined central window and half glazed door in
surround of Doric half columns under entablature with pediment, triglyphs and
guttae. Later lower recessed wing on right of red brick with 2 sash windows.
Listing NGR: TL3567040729
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