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8-12, St Cuthbert's Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.1375 / 52°8'15"N

Longitude: -0.4631 / 0°27'47"W

OS Eastings: 505282

OS Northings: 249915

OS Grid: TL052499

Mapcode National: GBR G1Z.XCC

Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.XJKQ

Entry Name: 8-12, St Cuthbert's Street

Listing Date: 6 November 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114526

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35593

Location: Bedford, MK40

County: Bedford

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bedford St Peter de Merton with St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:-

(West Side)

1/201 Nos 8-12(even)


Two houses, now commercial premises. C17 and C18 with alterations C19 and C20.
Rendered brick retaining some original timber framing; plain tile roof; brick
stacks. 2-storeys; 2+2 bays, those on right wider. No 8, on left, has shop front
with part-glazed door on left, flinted pilasters, fascia board and cornice flanked
by shaped brackets; on 1st floor hooded 4-pane sashes in flush wooden architraves;
large truncated stack to rear roof pitch on right. Right-hand section; left bay has
shopfront as before but with decorative metal grille-above window; central
part-glazed 4-panel door in reveal; large window on right; on 1st floor, sashes with
glazing bars in flush wooden architraves; stack at right end. Rear: some timber
framing exposed at left end; various, windows with glazing bars; C20 brick additions
at centre and on right not of special interest. Interior: some of the C17 timber
framing survives in right-hand section. Surviving C19 features include wall tiles,
fireplaces, doors and cupboards. Shop fronts of No 10 has shutter to grille.

Listing NGR: TL0528249915

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