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4-14, the Crescent

A Grade II Listed Building in Harpur, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.1407 / 52°8'26"N

Longitude: -0.4729 / 0°28'22"W

OS Eastings: 504603

OS Northings: 250251

OS Grid: TL046502

Mapcode National: GBR G1Z.M8P

Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.RGCB

Entry Name: 4-14, the Crescent

Listing Date: 6 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129002

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35503

Location: Bedford, MK40

County: Bedford

Electoral Ward/Division: Harpur

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bedford St Peter de Merton with St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


Nos 4 to 14 (even)
TL 0450 1/9 6.6.52.


1825. 3 pairs of red brick 2 storey houses with Welsh slate roofs and
parapets. Each house has 3 lst floor and 2 ground floor 3-light wood
mullion double hung sashes, all with rubber flat arches. Trellis
porches with concave hipped roofs and round arched doorways. 1st floor
cast iron "Gothic" balconettes. No 10 altered by removal of glazing
bars and trelliswork of porch. Central pair of houses has pediment with
flush stone panel in tympanum inscribed "Crescent 1825". Pediment and
roof parapets have stone copings and brick cornice hands. All doors have ribbed
surrounds, 2 fielded panels, 1 glass panel and fanlight.

Nos 2 to 14 (even), and Nos 15 to 19 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL0460350251

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

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