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21, 23 and 27, North Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7963 / 51°47'46"N

Longitude: -0.0861 / 0°5'9"W

OS Eastings: 532082

OS Northings: 212585

OS Grid: TL320125

Mapcode National: GBR KBQ.91X

Mapcode Global: VHGPN.G3CR

Plus Code: 9C3XQWW7+GH

Entry Name: 21, 23 and 27, North Road

Listing Date: 10 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461390

ID on this website: 101268843

Location: Hertford, East Hertfordshire, SG14

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hertford

Built-Up Area: Hertford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hertford St Andrew with St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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817-1/16/128 (South side)
10/02/50 Nos.21, 23 AND 27


Semi-detached houses. c1825. Stucco front, brown stock brick
laid to Flemish bond at rear and to outshoots. Hipped Welsh
slate roofs above moulded cornice, with widely spaced
modillions, and central stuccoed multi-flue chimneystack.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 4-bay front, with recessed 2-storey,
3-bay wings, stuccoed with hipped Welsh slated roofs, both
wings extended to full frontage of sites. Second floor with 4
recessed 9-pane sash windows; first floor with 4 recessed
12-pane sash windows above band. Ground floor has 4 recessed
15-pane sash windows, with semicircular heads set within outer
arched recess with projecting impost band, stucco plinth.
Wings subdivided by pilaster strips and bands, with arched
entrances with 6-panel doors and semicircular fanlights.
Rear elevations have 2 sash windows first and second floors,
20-pane and 15-pane, including narrow margin panes, under
rubbed brick arches; ground floor has 2 x 20-pane sashes
recessed within elliptical arches.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
This development was part of the growth of Hertford along
North Road towards the County Hospital during the late 1820s.
It was shown as 'North Crescent' on an 1830 map.
(Hertfordshire Countryside: Forrester H: Hertford homes in
Georgian days: Letchworth: 1946-1961: 150-152; Green L:
Hertford's Past in pictures: Ware: 1993-: 44; Turnor L:
History of Hertford: Hertford: 1830-; The Buildings of
England: Pevsner N: Hertfordshire: Harmondsworth: 1977-: 193).

Listing NGR: TL3208212585

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