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Number 42 (Lewesford House) and Front Gate and Railings to Number 42

A Grade II Listed Building in North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9474 / 51°56'50"N

Longitude: -0.283 / 0°16'58"W

OS Eastings: 518109

OS Northings: 229046

OS Grid: TL181290

Mapcode National: GBR H5W.TJ0

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.19RZ

Entry Name: Number 42 (Lewesford House) and Front Gate and Railings to Number 42

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161574

Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Town: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Hitchin Priory

Built-Up Area: Hitchin

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hitchin

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


1.
5255 TILEHOUSE STREET
(South Side)
TL1829 SW 1/89 13.4.51. No 42
(Levesford House)
TL 1829 SW 1/89A - Front Gate and
Railings to No 42
II GV


2.
Late C18 red brick house of a basement and 3 storey. Facade of unbroken
surface up to a moulded stone cornice below a plain parapet, which masks
the roof. 5 window in plain reveals, those of the ground floor having
been re-glazed with four large panes. Four stone steps lead up to a pedimented
doorcase of classical design, with semi-engaged Ionic columns framing
a round-headed alcove, within which hangs the door (four fielded panels
in upper half) and a fanlight. Iron railings and an iron gate enclose
the house; spear and urn finials.

Nos 41 to 43 (consec) form a group together with front railings and gate
to No 42 front railings to No 43.


Listing NGR: TL1810929046

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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