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20, High Street North

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8866 / 51°53'11"N

Longitude: -0.5213 / 0°31'16"W

OS Eastings: 501866

OS Northings: 221929

OS Grid: TL018219

Mapcode National: GBR G50.M1N

Mapcode Global: VHFRC.XV82

Entry Name: 20, High Street North

Listing Date: 1 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200357

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350241

Location: Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire, LU6

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Dunstable

Built-Up Area: Dunstable

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dunstable

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(East side)
No 20
TL 0121 NE 1/75


Shop, possibly originally part of an Inn, c.1600, extensively altered and refronted
C.19. Colour washed stucco, modern tile roof, some internal timber framing surviving.
Three storeys. 3 second floor blocked windows under moulded cornice and over storey
band. First floor has central sash with canted bay each side, resting on top of C.19
shop front. Listed for wall painting on six panels of first floor party wall, a
hunting scene with other motives in overall verdure tapestry background, The panels
from front (left) to rear (right) contain a small rabbit, a man smoking a pipe or
blowing a hunting horn, a cock's head, a running stag, a greyhound, and the figure
of a man. (E C Rouse, 1977, pers. comm. in Beds. CC Sites and Monuments Record
No. 4325).

Listing NGR: TL0186621929

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

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