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18, Melbourn Street

A Grade I Listed Building in Royston, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0484 / 52°2'54"N

Longitude: -0.0216 / 0°1'17"W

OS Eastings: 535763

OS Northings: 240737

OS Grid: TL357407

Mapcode National: GBR K7Q.FCV

Mapcode Global: VHGNB.KSX2

Entry Name: 18, Melbourn Street

Listing Date: 14 June 1964

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161822

Location: Royston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8

County: Hertfordshire

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

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Listing Text

TL 3540 1/71

(North Side)
No 18


C18 front of channelled plaster, red tiled roof behind parapet with central open
pediment. 3 storeys, 7 sash windows in moulded flush frames. Fine central doorway
has 6 fielded panelled door and oblong fanlight with ornamental monogram glazing
in fielded panelled reveal, surround of Roman Doric half columns, entablature
with running fret frieze and dentil and mutule cornice, pediment.
Interior contains remarkable early C17 decoration: 3 carved and painted chimneypieces
with elaborate overmantels, painted ceilings with arabesques, oak panelling in
2 rooms, early C18 deal panelling in 1 room.

Listing NGR: TL3576340737

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