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Latitude: 51.9474 / 51°56'50"N
Longitude: -0.283 / 0°16'58"W
OS Eastings: 518109
OS Northings: 229046
OS Grid: TL181290
Mapcode National: GBR H5W.TJ0
Mapcode Global: VHGNS.19RZ
Entry Name: Number 42 (Lewesford House) and Front Gate and Railings to Number 42
Listing Date: 13 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102159
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161574
Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5
District: North Hertfordshire
Town: North Hertfordshire
Electoral Ward/Division: Hitchin Priory
Built-Up Area: Hitchin
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hitchin
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5255 TILEHOUSE STREET
TL1829 SW 1/89 13.4.51. No 42
TL 1829 SW 1/89A - Front Gate and
Railings to No 42
Late C18 red brick house of a basement and 3 storey. Facade of unbroken
surface up to a moulded stone cornice below a plain parapet, which masks
the roof. 5 window in plain reveals, those of the ground floor having
been re-glazed with four large panes. Four stone steps lead up to a pedimented
doorcase of classical design, with semi-engaged Ionic columns framing
a round-headed alcove, within which hangs the door (four fielded panels
in upper half) and a fanlight. Iron railings and an iron gate enclose
the house; spear and urn finials.
Nos 41 to 43 (consec) form a group together with front railings and gate
to No 42 front railings to No 43.
Listing NGR: TL1810929046
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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