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13-17, Holywell Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7501 / 51°45'0"N

Longitude: -0.34 / 0°20'23"W

OS Eastings: 514691

OS Northings: 207014

OS Grid: TL146070

Mapcode National: GBR H89.BVJ

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.284Q

Entry Name: 13-17, Holywell Hill

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163327

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abbey Parish of St Albans

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

HOLYWELL HILL
1. (East Side)
1445
Nos 13 to 17 (odd)

TL 1407 SE 9/102 8.5.50.

II GV


2.
With Nos 19 and 21 formerly known as "Saracen's Head" C16 houses, refronted
circa 1700, each 2 storeys, 2 windows. High pitched, tiled roofs with
deep, modillioned eaves cornices. All plastered fronts.
No 13: plain reveals to sash windows on 1st floor, later C19 shop front
on ground floor.
No 15: 1st floor sash windows with glazing bars in narrow, moulded frames.
Ground floor small oriel shop windows on brackets at left and right of
door.
No 17: 1st floor sash windows with glazing bars in near-flush moulded
frames.
Ground floors unified by series of shop fronts, earlier C19 reproduction,
with dentilled cornice, triglyphs in fascia, Tuscan pilasters at sides and
attached columns in centre. Panelled soffit at entrance of No 17.
All houses have gabled rear extensions of C17 appearance.

Nos 1 to 25 (odd) form a group.


Listing NGR: TL1469107014

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