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Latitude: 52.0498 / 52°2'59"N
Longitude: -0.0252 / 0°1'30"W
OS Eastings: 535514
OS Northings: 240888
OS Grid: TL355408
Mapcode National: GBR K7Q.DGM
Mapcode Global: VHGNB.JQ1Z
Entry Name: The Rookery
Listing Date: 14 June 1964
Last Amended: 11 June 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174685
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161791
Location: Royston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Royston
Built-Up Area: Royston
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Royston
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5255 KNEESWORTH STREET
No 34 (The Rookery)
(formerly listed as
TL 3540 1/58 14.6.64.
Early C19. Gault brick, Welsh slated roof with wide eaves cornice. Plinth, 2
storeys, 4 triple light sash windows under elliptical white brick arches. 2 storey
canted bay window on left. Recessed doorway left of centre has fluted Greek Doric
quarter columns supporting entablature and framing oblong fanlight above 6 panelled
door with 2 panels flush.
Lower wings, with eaves level bands and low parapets, have walls mainly blank,
central segmentally arched panels with imposts.
Interior: ground floor room segmental vaulted ceiling, hall elliptical archways
on fluted oval half columns.
Nos 28 to 36 (even), Yard Wall to No 36 and No 36A form a group with the United
Reformed Church and Nos 1 and 3 Lower King Street.
Listing NGR: TL3551440888
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