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21a, Bancroft

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9501 / 51°57'0"N

Longitude: -0.2772 / 0°16'38"W

OS Eastings: 518495

OS Northings: 229352

OS Grid: TL184293

Mapcode National: GBR H5W.NQM

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.47SX

Entry Name: 21a, Bancroft

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Last Amended: 17 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161411

Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Town: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Hitchin Bearton

Built-Up Area: Hitchin

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hitchin

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(west side)
5255 No 21A
(Formaly listed
as No 21)

TL 1829 SW 1/200
TL 1829 SE 4/20 13.4.51


Late C18 house of 3 storeys in deep red brick. Moulded brick strings
above both lower storeys, moulded brick cornice beneath a plain parapet
Which masks the roof. 5 windows in plain reveals. Slightly projecting
central bay contains wooden porch, carved in a classical design of semi-engaged
columns supporting an entablature with a design of alternate rosettes
and triglyphs. The door, with four fielded panels in its upper half,
hangs in a round-headed recess, with archivolt and fielded panelled reveal.

Nos 21 to 28 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1849529352

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