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Numbers 13 and 15 (Front Block Only)

A Grade II Listed Building in Leighton Buzzard, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9162 / 51°54'58"N

Longitude: -0.6599 / 0°39'35"W

OS Eastings: 492265

OS Northings: 225036

OS Grid: SP922250

Mapcode National: GBR F33.V99

Mapcode Global: VHFR9.H3ZC

Entry Name: Numbers 13 and 15 (Front Block Only)

Listing Date: 17 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456265

Location: Leighton-Linslade, Central Bedfordshire, LU7

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Leighton-Linslade

Built-Up Area: Leighton Buzzard

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Leighton Buzzard

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

LAKE STREET
1
5125
(North West Side)
LEIGHTON BUZZARD
SP 9225 SW 1/347 Nos 13 and 15 (front
block only)
II

2
DESCRIPTION

A C17, two storey and attic, L plan box timber framed house, cased in brick in
the C18 and the front elevation stuccoed with shop front inserted c1860-70. The
framing survives in the roof structure with the short rear wing, in the south
gable end and in some of the interior walls including stud partitioning. Gable
end slate roofs. The rear wing has brick plate band, blocked casement and early
C19 sash windows. The wood C19 front elevation has a double plate glass shop
front with sidelights splayed in to doorway. Pilaster frame with carved console
brackets flanking boxed fascia and supporting moulded cornice. 2 architrave
surround sash windows on 1st floor screened by tent shaped canopy withimtted
valance supported by a thin iron upright wing from shop cornice. Left hand 1st
floor window is a rectangular 2 light wood bay with fretted eaves band and pedi-
ment. Original lamps on scrolled brackets at ends of shop cornice.


Listing NGR: SP9226525036

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