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Toddington Florists

A Grade II Listed Building in Toddington, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9466 / 51°56'47"N

Longitude: -0.5333 / 0°31'59"W

OS Eastings: 500904

OS Northings: 228586

OS Grid: TL009285

Mapcode National: GBR G46.XN5

Mapcode Global: VHFR5.PBXK

Entry Name: Toddington Florists

Listing Date: 4 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350245

Location: Toddington, Central Bedfordshire, LU5

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Toddington

Built-Up Area: Toddington

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Toddington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0028 TODDINGTON HIGH STREET
(west side)

20/10004 No 62
Toddington Florists


- II

House with shop premises. Circa C17, extended or partly rebuilt
in C18 and C19. Rear wing timber-framed with brick infilling and
steeply pitched plain tile roof with gabled ends; front range
brick, partly painted and rendered and with hipped asbestos tile
roof. Brick axial and lateral stacks. Plan: Circa C17 rear wing;
the front block, now containing a shop, is an C18 extension or
rebuilding, remodelled in the C19. Exterior: 2 storeys. 2-window
C19 east front with C20 shopfront on ground floor and 2 4-pane
sashes on first floor. Timber-framed rear wing with C19 casement
windows with glazing bars; west gable end brick. Interior: Front
room (shop) has chamfered cross-beam. Rear room in original wing
has chamfered axial beam with step or truncated pyramid stops
(now partly buried in wall plaster). In the roof only the timber
frame east gable end or closed truss of the original building
survives and the collar in the west gable end with the lower part
of the principals below with what appears to be mortices for
wind-braces; the purlins and common rafters have been replaced.


Listing NGR: TL0090428586

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

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