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19 and 21, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.1356 / 52°8'8"N

Longitude: -0.4658 / 0°27'56"W

OS Eastings: 505101

OS Northings: 249694

OS Grid: TL051496

Mapcode National: GBR G25.31K

Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.WL37

Entry Name: 19 and 21, High Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1952

Last Amended: 14 May 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35522

Location: Bedford, MK40

County: Bedford

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bedford St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Nos 19 & 21
TL 0549 1/32 6.6.52.


Mid Cl9 perhaps by Robert Palgrave, nephew of owner of site. Stucco.
Modern ground floor front. 4 storeys. Giant fluted Corinthian pilasters
and half-columns to 1st and 2nd floors, with fully detailed entablature,
forming portico in antis. 5 sashes in architraves - central and end 1st
floor windows have cornices on consoles, concave curved pediments with
anthemion apexes. 2nd floor eared architraves. 3rd floor pilasters
with vermiculated panels, carrying frieze, cornice and blocking course.

Listing NGR: TL0510149694

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

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