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The Three Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9922 / 51°59'31"N

Longitude: -0.2169 / 0°13'0"W

OS Eastings: 522528

OS Northings: 234138

OS Grid: TL225341

Mapcode National: GBR J6X.00C

Mapcode Global: VHGNM.6664

Entry Name: The Three Gables

Listing Date: 7 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161854

Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth Grange

Parish: Letchworth Garden City

Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Norton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

CROFT LANE
1.
5255
(south side)
No 12
('The Three Gables')
TL 2234 5/42
II
2.
1907 by C H Hignett for his own occupation. Vernacular form based on the 3-bay
lobby entrance house with semi-open plan. One and a half storeys. North
entrance front of 2 bays, formerly with open "stoep" or entrance porch (now
filled in). Main south front of 3 bays with wide, buttressed, projecting central
bay half hipped thatch roof of Norfolk reed with tiled peak to ridge. Brick
stacks. Roughcast brick with exposed plinth. Eyebrow dormer casements at
eaves. Mullioned, leaded casement windows of 2-5 lights with tile labels.
Front door with stained glass fish design. Former garden room now filled in.
Interesting interior with good joinery and wrought ironwork. Living-room ingle
with tripart arched fireplace with chequered surround. (M K Miller: Country Life
22.1.1910).


Listing NGR: TL2252834138

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