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23 and 24, Bancroft

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9504 / 51°57'1"N

Longitude: -0.277 / 0°16'37"W

OS Eastings: 518509

OS Northings: 229395

OS Grid: TL185293

Mapcode National: GBR H5W.NSP

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.47XM

Plus Code: 9C3XXP2F+55

Entry Name: 23 and 24, Bancroft

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102218

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161413

Location: 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

1. (westside)
5255 NoS 23 & 24

TL 1829 SE 4/16 13.4.51.


C17 house of 2 storeys, the upper storey overhanging and supported at
intervals by canted bays projecting from ground level. Carved wooden
cornice below tiled gambrel roof with four dormers (Yorkshire lights).
Plastered facade, 4 C18 windows, each of turn sashes in a single broad
frame. Two doors, each of six panels (top pair glazed, remainder fielded).
Separate section at one end contains a carriage-way, within which can
be seen the old halftimber construction. No 24 has Neogeorgian shop bow
windows and glazed door. No 23 has canted bay and C19 shop window.

Nos 21 to 28 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1850929395

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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