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14-16, Holywell Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in St Albans, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7504 / 51°45'1"N

Longitude: -0.3403 / 0°20'25"W

OS Eastings: 514667

OS Northings: 207044

OS Grid: TL146070

Mapcode National: GBR H89.BR4

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.18YH

Entry Name: 14-16, Holywell Hill

Listing Date: 26 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434021

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abbey Parish of St Albans

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

ST ALBANS HOLYWELL HILL
TL 1407 SE (west side)

9/10005 Nos 14-16 (even)

GV II

Shop with dwelling above. Circa late C16, extended circa C17 and
remodelled in circa early C20. Rendered timber frame with sham
timber framing applied to front. Plain tile roofs with gabled
ends. Brick axial stacks at back. Plan: Single depth rectangular
main range, the ground floor now one shop with separate doorway
to left (S) to three chambers above. The 2 adjoining rear wings
are probably C17 additions. Exterior: 2 storeys. Almost
symmetrical 3-window east front. 3 3-light first floor windows
with leaded pane casements of circa early C20 date. Large circa
early C20 double-fronted shop on ground floor with thin wooden
pilasters, fascia, blind case and panelled door to left to
accommodation above. 2 adjoining rear wings have 2 gables and C20
casements. Interior: Ground floor ceiling raised and supported
on thin chamfered cross-beam to right of centre. First floor
chambers have exposed wall-plates, posts and braces. Circa late
C16 queen-post roof with clasped purlins and common rafters
intact.


Listing NGR: TL1466707044

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

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