History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

14 and 16, the Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.6569 / 51°39'24"N

Longitude: -0.3986 / 0°23'55"W

OS Eastings: 510870

OS Northings: 196558

OS Grid: TQ108965

Mapcode National: GBR 48.65Q

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.1MM6

Entry Name: 14 and 16, the Parade

Listing Date: 7 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158208

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Watford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

(west side)

Nos 14 and 16
TQ 1096 NE 7/38


Circa 1500 timber-framed house of 3 bays, extended by one bay over carriage
entrance in late C16. Externally altered. Two storey, stuccoed with plain tile
roof. Three projecting flat-topped, 3-sided windows to 1st floor. Modern ground
floor shop fronts and through carriageway to left. To rear C18 brick range,
2-storey with hipped plain tile roof and windows in segment arched surrounds.
Within, a presumed 2 bay upper hall with chamfered tie-beam and arch braces. Queen
strut truss with collar. Arch wind braces. North end-bay originally 2-storey.
Late C16 south end has Queen strut collar-and-tie-beam truss. Brick chimney stack
with large lintel at 1st floor, demolished above roof level.

S Castle: Timber-framed buildings in Watford 1977 pp. 11-12.

Listing NGR: TQ1087096558

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.