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Beacon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Knebworth, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8707 / 51°52'14"N

Longitude: -0.1915 / 0°11'29"W

OS Eastings: 524607

OS Northings: 220672

OS Grid: TL246206

Mapcode National: GBR J89.LDL

Mapcode Global: VHGP6.M7MR

Plus Code: 9C3XVRC5+7C

Entry Name: Beacon House

Listing Date: 14 January 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162083

Location: Knebworth, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG3

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Knebworth

Built-Up Area: Knebworth

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Knebworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(west side)

3/136 No 15
(Beacon House)


House. 1912 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Neo Georgian style. Red
brick with lighter red brick dressings. Steeply hipped pantile
roof with 2 central rectangular chimney stacks. Square plan. 1
storey and attics. 5-window road elevation has central
pedimented doorcase flanked by 2 flush sash windows each side,
the door and windows with shallow panels over. 3 hipped casement
dormers. Deep moulded wood eaves cornice. Left elevation has a
central shaped gable with an arched window and dormers each side.
(Lutyens Arts Council Catalogue, 1981).

Listing NGR: TL2460720672

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