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Donnington House

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7542 / 51°45'15"N

Longitude: -0.3363 / 0°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 514933

OS Northings: 207476

OS Grid: TL149074

Mapcode National: GBR H83.ZSC

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.452K

Entry Name: Donnington House

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163434

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 40
(Donnington House)
TL 1407 SE 9/22 8.5.50.


Mid C18. 3 storeys, 5 windows. Blue brick and red brick dressings.
Stone cornice and brick parapet. Stone band at 1st floor and stone
plinth. Gauged, segmental, brick arches to sash windows with glazing
bars in broad, near-flush frames (except on ground floor, where sashes
have been replaced and panes are leaded). Prostyle porch with paired
Tuscan columns and entablature with Triglyph frieze and mutule cornice.
3 steps to door with moulded architrave, and patterned fanlight.
Cast iron railings with spearhead standards and pineapple finials.
Inside a staircase with spiral- turned balusters and cut string.
Hall and some rooms with original panelling.
VCH page 473.

Nos 28 to 46 (even) and No 50 form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1493307476

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