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Latitude: 52.1238 / 52°7'25"N
Longitude: -0.4908 / 0°29'26"W
OS Eastings: 503420
OS Northings: 248347
OS Grid: TL034483
Mapcode National: GBR G24.W6P
Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.FWX9
Entry Name: Kempston Grange
Listing Date: 17 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137264
English Heritage Legacy ID: 36745
Location: Kempston, Bedford, MK42
Civil Parish: Kempston
Built-Up Area: Kempston
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Kempston The Church of the Transfiguration
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 04NW KEMPSTON URBAN
2/108 Kempston Grange
House. Circa 1845, probably for Henry Littledale (Bedfordshire Record Office:
CRT 130/Kem/13). Yellow brick, with hipped slate roofs. Complex plan,
roughly L-shaped. 2 storeys. Asymmetrical composition to all elevations.
Windows to principal elevations are mostly sashes with glazing bars in
reveals, in colourwashed rendered moulded surrounds. Ground floor ones are
larger and have moulded cornices. Cecorative cut brackets to eaves of
principal elevations. Main entrance is to E elevation, and has large
projecting porch of colourwashed stucco with paired pilasters surmounted by
plain architrave, frieze with pairs of volutes, and cornice. S elevation has
large ground floor canted bay to RH, surrounded by verandah on cast iron
trellis-work supports. Variety of brick chimney stacks. Interior : ground
floor SE room retains carved marble fireplace with overmantel mirror, and
plasterwork decoration to cove and ceiling.
Listing NGR: TL0342048347
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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