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63, George Street

A Grade II Listed Building in South, Luton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.879 / 51°52'44"N

Longitude: -0.417 / 0°25'1"W

OS Eastings: 509065

OS Northings: 221227

OS Grid: TL090212

Mapcode National: GBR TSM.GW

Mapcode Global: VHFRM.Q1FF

Entry Name: 63, George Street

Listing Date: 20 February 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35805

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

GEORGE STREET
1.
5123 (south side)

No 63
TL 0921 2/16
II

2.
Late C19 office building in Queen Anne style. Red brick with stucco and stone
dressings. Welsh slate roof. Two window bay facade to George Street, with
single bay angled corner and 11 bays to King Street elevation. Three storeys.
Rendered parapet with capped pillars at bay divisions, moulded cornice. Second
floor has double hung sashes in architrave surrounds. Keystone to window
on angled corner elevation. Continuous bracketed cill string. First floor
has taller sash windows in similar surrounds but with cornice. Entrance elevation
window on corner has keystone and heavy bracketed pediment. Continuous cill
string with modillions except to last 6 bays of King Street elevation. Stucco
quoins to angles of first and second floors. Ground floor remodelled in C20
and given rusticated pilasters, polished marble columns and plinth. The entrance
has heavy keystone, carved swags and bracketed curved canopy.


Listing NGR: TL0906521227

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