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Latitude: 51.9922 / 51°59'31"N
Longitude: -0.2169 / 0°13'0"W
OS Eastings: 522528
OS Northings: 234138
OS Grid: TL225341
Mapcode National: GBR J6X.00C
Mapcode Global: VHGNM.6664
Entry Name: The Three Gables
Listing Date: 7 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1295871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161854
Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6
District: North Hertfordshire
Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth Grange
Parish: Letchworth Garden City
Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Norton
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
('The Three Gables')
TL 2234 5/42
1907 by C H Hignett for his own occupation. Vernacular form based on the 3-bay
lobby entrance house with semi-open plan. One and a half storeys. North
entrance front of 2 bays, formerly with open "stoep" or entrance porch (now
filled in). Main south front of 3 bays with wide, buttressed, projecting central
bay half hipped thatch roof of Norfolk reed with tiled peak to ridge. Brick
stacks. Roughcast brick with exposed plinth. Eyebrow dormer casements at
eaves. Mullioned, leaded casement windows of 2-5 lights with tile labels.
Front door with stained glass fish design. Former garden room now filled in.
Interesting interior with good joinery and wrought ironwork. Living-room ingle
with tripart arched fireplace with chequered surround. (M K Miller: Country Life
Listing NGR: TL2252834138
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