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Clifton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0385 / 52°2'18"N

Longitude: -0.3014 / 0°18'5"W

OS Eastings: 516605

OS Northings: 239150

OS Grid: TL166391

Mapcode National: GBR H4W.2MK

Mapcode Global: VHGNC.Q1J3

Entry Name: Clifton House

Listing Date: 3 October 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37810

Location: Clifton, Central Bedfordshire, SG17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Clifton (Central Bedfordshire)

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Clifton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


31.10.66 Clifton House


House. Late C18 and early C19, with late C19 additions and alterations. Red
brick with clay tile roofs. Original building double-pile plan with 2-span
roof, of 2 storeys. Extended to N by 3-storeyed block of same height, with
further 2-storeyed additions N of this. Main block front elevation: 5 -
window range, all sashes without glazing bars under slightly cambered gauged
brick heads. Central Doric doorcase has part-glazed double doors, moulded
surround, fluted pilasters, frieze with triglyphs, and segmental pediment.
Dentilled brick cornice surmounted by plain parapet. Rear elevation: 2 canted
bay windows flank doorway similar to front. First floor has 3 segmental-
headed recesses with sash windows, outer ones tripartite. Rendered first
floor band and cornice. Interior: some panelling to front-ground floor
rooms, plasterwork ceiling and Adam style fireplace to rear ground floor room,
ornamental ironwork staircase, early-mid C19.

Listing NGR: TL1660539150

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

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