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The Griffin Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in South, Luton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8777 / 51°52'39"N

Longitude: -0.4156 / 0°24'56"W

OS Eastings: 509163

OS Northings: 221089

OS Grid: TL091210

Mapcode National: GBR TSV.FT

Mapcode Global: VHFRM.R25D

Entry Name: The Griffin Public House

Listing Date: 20 February 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35796

Location: Luton, LU1

County: Luton

Electoral Ward/Division: South

Built-Up Area: Luton

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Luton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

CHAPEL STREET
1.
5123 No 9
(The Griffin
Public House)
TL 0921 2/33
II

2.
Early C19 public house with high quality brick detailing. Mainly of grey
brick with red brick dressings, Welsh slate roof. Three storeys. Three window
bay facade. The outer windows to first and second floor are set in recesses
with semi-circular arched heads. The windows themselves are arched double-hung
sashes with glazing bars and lighter red brick heads. In the central bay
the second floor has a blind window set in its own recess. The first floor
has a flush dummy window with arched head. The ground floor has a simple
projecting timber fascia. The doorway and windows are flanked by simple pilasters.
The latter have fine glazing bars. Projecting wrought-iron inn sign attached
to centre bay at first floor level. Some cobblestones remain to front of
public house.
Side elevation has 2 round-headed windows: upper smaller one with glazing
bars similar to front elevation; lower larger one has modern sash.


Listing NGR: TL0916321089

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