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26 and 28, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Oakley, Bedford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1739 / 52°10'25"N

Longitude: -0.5249 / 0°31'29"W

OS Eastings: 500969

OS Northings: 253870

OS Grid: TL009538

Mapcode National: GBR G1J.L3V

Mapcode Global: VHFQ0.VMCC

Entry Name: 26 and 28, High Street

Listing Date: 27 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37054

Location: Oakley, Bedford, MK43

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Oakley

Built-Up Area: Oakley

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oakley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

OAKLEY HIGH STREET
TL 0053-0153 (north side)

27/284 Nos. 26 and 28
-
- II

Pair of Bedford estate built houses of 1905. One storey and attics. Ground
floor of red brick banded with purple. Steeply pitched clay tile roof swept
out at eaves level over ground floor. Large central double-pitched gable with
two 4-light leaded casements. Between these is date plaque inscribed "1905
ERECTED BY HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF BEDFORD AND PRESENTED To THE BEDFORDSHIRE
REGIMENT". The plaque also depicts goat on a crown to the left, central Tudor
rose; and badge with goat and crown above. All these are at the top of the
plaque. Ground floor has two 5-light leaded casements. Included for special
historic interest.


Listing NGR: TL0096953870

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