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14 and 16, the Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6569 / 51°39'24"N

Longitude: -0.3986 / 0°23'55"W

OS Eastings: 510870

OS Northings: 196558

OS Grid: TQ108965

Mapcode National: GBR 48.65Q

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.1MM6

Entry Name: 14 and 16, the Parade

Listing Date: 7 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158208

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Watford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
5259 THE PARADE
(west side)

Nos 14 and 16
TQ 1096 NE 7/38

II

2.
Circa 1500 timber-framed house of 3 bays, extended by one bay over carriage
entrance in late C16. Externally altered. Two storey, stuccoed with plain tile
roof. Three projecting flat-topped, 3-sided windows to 1st floor. Modern ground
floor shop fronts and through carriageway to left. To rear C18 brick range,
2-storey with hipped plain tile roof and windows in segment arched surrounds.
Within, a presumed 2 bay upper hall with chamfered tie-beam and arch braces. Queen
strut truss with collar. Arch wind braces. North end-bay originally 2-storey.
Late C16 south end has Queen strut collar-and-tie-beam truss. Brick chimney stack
with large lintel at 1st floor, demolished above roof level.

S Castle: Timber-framed buildings in Watford 1977 pp. 11-12.


Listing NGR: TQ1087096558

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