History in Structure

45, North Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford, 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: 51.7968 / 51°47'48"N

Longitude: -0.088 / 0°5'16"W

OS Eastings: 531944

OS Northings: 212639

OS Grid: TL319126

Mapcode National: GBR KBQ.8K2

Mapcode Global: VHGPN.F39C

Plus Code: 9C3XQWW6+PQ

Entry Name: 45, North Road

Listing Date: 9 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461395

ID on this website: 101268848

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

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in



817-1/8/133 (North side)


Medical supervisor's residence, now medical offices. c1850.
Designed by Thomas Smith, architect. Grey-brown brick, laid to
Flemish bond, with orange brick and stucco dressings, hipped
Welsh slate roof with eaves supported on coupled bracket
modillions. Grey brick chimneys with plinth band, oversailing
courses and square cream terracotta pots. Central entry plan.
EXTERIOR: 5 bays, 2 storeys, with centre breaking slightly
forward. First floor with 5 recessed sash windows alternating
divided and plain glazed, and set beneath alternating orange
and cream rubbed brick flat arches, all with stucco sills.
Centre bay has doorway raised on 3 stone steps, with recessed
6-panel door, the upper 4 panels glazed, with plain glazed
fanlight above moulded transom. Stucco doorcase with Tuscan
Doric pilasters, with torus moulded bases on plinth blocks,
entablature with fascia frieze, moulded cornice and blocking
course. Centre bay has cornice of stucco modillions, closely
spaced, below plain unmoulded projecting band flush with
eaves. Recessed, lower, 2-storey service wing at left (east).
Rear elevation first floor with 4 windows, 12-pane sashes
below slightly cambered rubbed brick flat arches. Ground floor
has large projecting late C19 mullion and transom bay window
with fascia frieze and lead covered blocking piece.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
This house was probably built as the medical supervisor's
residence to the adjoining County Hospital (qv) by the same
architect Thomas Smith, and it forms an important
architectural element of this hospital group.

Listing NGR: TL3194412639

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

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.