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County Offices (Cowper Building)

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.135 / 52°8'6"N

Longitude: -0.468 / 0°28'4"W

OS Eastings: 504952

OS Northings: 249631

OS Grid: TL049496

Mapcode National: GBR G25.2J0

Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.TLYN

Entry Name: County Offices (Cowper Building)

Listing Date: 14 May 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35564

Location: Bedford, MK40

County: Bedford

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bedford St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(South Side)

County Offices
(Cowper Building)
TL 0449 1/75


1885/6 by Basil Champneys, in a later Stuart style. Ashlar pedimented
front, 4 casements with wooden mullions and transoms, architrave surrounds.
Built as part of the Grammar School and used as such, 1886/91; then
part of the Girls' Modern School 1891/1938. Subsequently County Council

Listing NGR: TL0495249631

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

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