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Latitude: 51.9799 / 51°58'47"N
Longitude: -0.2293 / 0°13'45"W
OS Eastings: 521708
OS Northings: 232750
OS Grid: TL217327
Mapcode National: GBR J6W.W9C
Mapcode Global: VHGNL.ZH4K
Entry Name: Booking Hall, Public Rooms, Offices and Footbridge at Letchworth Station
Listing Date: 7 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174849
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161920
Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6
District: North Hertfordshire
Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth South West
Parish: Letchworth Garden City
Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Letchworth
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
Public Rooms, Offices
and footbridge at
TL 2132 8/146
1912. This former Great Northern Station replaced a temporary station built
in 1904. Arts and Crafts manner. One and a half storeys. Symmetrical front
with recessed entrance between splayed bays. Tiled roof with red brick
stacks with moulded caps. Red brick walls with eaves cornice and half-timbered
gable with brick nogging at south-west end. Flat-topped, 6-light dormer
over entrance. Gauged segmental brick arches to recessed sash windows.
Segmental-arched entrance to booking hall below wooden canopy. Adjacent
entrance porch to office with architraved doorway and battlemented parapet.
Bay windows flanking entrance with panelled parapet surmounted by balls.
Lifts on footbridge in the form of towers with pyramidical roofs. Two storey
booking hall decorated in Art Nouveau manner with exposed timber work.
Listing NGR: TL2170832750
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