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15-17, Tilehouse Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9463 / 51°56'46"N

Longitude: -0.2805 / 0°16'49"W

OS Eastings: 518278

OS Northings: 228928

OS Grid: TL182289

Mapcode National: GBR H5W.V7C

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.3B1T

Plus Code: 9C3XWPW9+GQ

Entry Name: 15-17, Tilehouse Street

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161558

Location: Hitchin Highbury, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Hitchin Highbury

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

(South Side)
Nos 15 to 17 (consec)
TL 1828 NW 2/76 13.4.51


Late C18 brick houses of 2 storeys beneath a steep half hipped tile roof
with three square dormers. 6 windows to upper floor, in broad frames
almost flush; ground floor, plain reveals, large panes and glazing divisions
of circa 1830. The main features are three identical carved wooden doorcases
on the top of pairs of atone steps; plain pilasters, 'hexglyphs' below
flattened paterae, compressed ball and reed cornice belay flat moulded
hood, fielded panels in the soffit and upper half of the reveals that
enclose doors with four fielded panels in the upper half below oblong
fanlights of late Adam type design.

Nos 1 to 17 (consec). Nos 19 to 32 (consec) and Nos 35 to 40 (consec)
form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1827828928

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