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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114614
English Heritage Legacy ID: 35796
Location: Luton, LU1
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
5123 No 9
TL 0921 2/33
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
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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