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1, Leighton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Woburn, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9884 / 51°59'18"N

Longitude: -0.6201 / 0°37'12"W

OS Eastings: 494853

OS Northings: 233116

OS Grid: SP948331

Mapcode National: GBR F2D.62S

Mapcode Global: VHFQY.69J0

Entry Name: 1, Leighton Street

Listing Date: 23 January 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38220

Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Woburn

Built-Up Area: Woburn

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Woburn

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 9433-9533 WOBURN LEIGHTON STREET
(north side)
8/117 No 1
23.1.61
GV II
House. Late C18. Red brick with ashlar quoins. Half-hipped clay tile roof.
2 storey and attics double-pile plan. 6-bay facade, RH bay broader than others
and containing carriage archway, remaining 5 bays arranged symmetrically.
Ground floor has 4 windows, first floor has 5:1 windows, all sashes with
glazing bars under guaged brick flat arches. Attic has 3 hipped dormers
containing small-paned 2-light casements. Doorway is to centre of 5 window
section. Door, approached by 2 steps, has 4 fielded panels and 2 glazed panels
above. Set in broad moulded architrave with pulvinated frieze, surmounted
by triangular pediment on console brackets. Right hand carriageway has gauged
brick elliptical arch, and double plank doors below a wood latticework grille.
Mouled brick eaves cornice. Chimney stacks set behind ridge.


Listing NGR: SP9485333116

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