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Latitude: 51.7558 / 51°45'20"N
Longitude: -0.3358 / 0°20'8"W
OS Eastings: 514962
OS Northings: 207654
OS Grid: TL149076
Mapcode National: GBR H83.ZWN
Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.449B
Entry Name: 107, St Peter's Street
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Last Amended: 27 August 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103049
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163421
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1
District: St. Albans
Town: St. Albans
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters
Built-Up Area: St Albans
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Albans St Peter
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
ST PETER'S STREET
1. (West Side)
(Formerly listed as the
TL 1407 NE 4/24 8.5.50.
Early C18 house of 3 storeys, 4 windows. High pitched, tiled roof with
dormers. Brown brick with red and grey brick dressings, including panels
of header courses. Wide, brick pilasters, with plain entablature, support
moulded brick cornice at 2nd floor level. Smaller pilasters support
narrow cornice above 2nd floor. Brick parapet with stone coping above,
curving down in the centre. Brick plinth with traces of former basement
windows. Gauged, flat, brick arches with white keystones to sash windows
with glazing bars in near-flush, box frames. Carved wood doorcase with
attached, Tuscan columns supporting frieze of alternate triglyphs and
trophies with pediment over. 3 steps to modern door set in deep reveals
of fielded panelling. Inside, a wide staircase with turned balusters and
cut string. Panelled dado to staircase wall. The house was built by
Edward Strong (chief mason under Sir Christopher Wren at St Paul's Cathedral)
for his own use.
2-storey modern extensions at either side.
Nos 97 to 107 (odd) form a group.
Listing NGR: TL1496207654
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