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Latitude: 51.7536 / 51°45'12"N
Longitude: -0.3547 / 0°21'16"W
OS Eastings: 513666
OS Northings: 207376
OS Grid: TL136073
Mapcode National: GBR H89.14G
Mapcode Global: VHFS7.S6V2
Entry Name: St Germains
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1296045
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163405
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3
District: St. Albans
Town: St. Albans
Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam
Built-Up Area: St Albans
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Albans St Michael
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
ST MICHAEL'S STREET
1. (West Side)
No 18 (St Germains)
TL 1307 SE 7/32 8.5.50.
Circa 1800 house of 2 storeys and 5 windows, with 2-storey, one-window
north extension with jettied front, clearly from a much earlier building to
which the main house has been added. 4 giant, flat pilasters, one at each
end and one at either side of central door, support cornice band. Frieze
above, under wide eaves soffit of low pitched, hipped, slate roof.
Band at 1st floor. Sash windows in flush, moulded frames, (except for
one modern casement on ground floor). Doric doorcase with attached columns,
triglyph frieze and mutule cornice hood. Reeded cornice head, patterned
fanlight and panelled reveals to original 6-panel door. Rear elevation
of 2 storeys, 5 windows which are casements with transoms and gothic
glazing to heads, under gothic arches. Ground floor all French windows
opening to paved loggia with swept canopy on cast iron columns.
Inside, curved staircase with turned balusters and cut string, circa 1800.
Listing NGR: TL1370207395
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