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Latitude: 51.7513 / 51°45'4"N
Longitude: -0.3405 / 0°20'25"W
OS Eastings: 514651
OS Northings: 207150
OS Grid: TL146071
Mapcode National: GBR H89.4QT
Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.17VS
Entry Name: Clock Tower
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103127
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163311
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3
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: Abbey Parish of St Albans
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
1. (North Side)
TL 1407 SE 9/77 8.5.50.
Secular-belfry built 1403-1412. 4 stages. Flint walls with freestone
dressings and stone battlemented. parapet over cornice with gargoyles at
angles. Stone quoins of alternative blocks. Each stage slightly narrower
than the one beneath, and marked by a stone string. Ground floor wide
window under 4-centred, treble-chamfered arch. 2nd stage has 2 cusped,
pointed windows under square heads, one above the other. 3rd stage has
clock; and top stage has 2-light cusped ogee window with trefoils in
spandrels, under square hood mould.
RCHM VCH NMR. AM.
Listing NGR: TL1465107150
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