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Latitude: 51.9491 / 51°56'56"N
Longitude: -0.2795 / 0°16'46"W
OS Eastings: 518345
OS Northings: 229237
OS Grid: TL183292
Mapcode National: GBR H5W.N5F
Mapcode Global: VHGNS.38MP
Entry Name: North Hertfordshire District Council Offices
Listing Date: 13 April 1951
Last Amended: 17 June 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102187
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161440
Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5
District: North Hertfordshire
Town: North Hertfordshire
District Council Ward: Hitchin Highbury
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hitchin
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5255 BRAND STREET
North Hertfordshire District
Council Offices (Formerly
listed as Old Town Hall).
TL 1829 SK 1/54 13.4.51.
Mommental rectangular building of stone in the Italian style, erected
in mid-C19 by Bellamy. Light rustication; bands at first floor level,
2 storeys. Massive cornice, developed with simple modillions. Hipped
slate roof. 5 windows x 3 windows all in projecting architraves, those
on the piano nobile being much taller and embellished with hoods raised
by it blank panel above their heads. Massive central entrance porch,
Listing NGR: TL1834529237
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