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96-106, Dunstable Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0312 / 52°1'52"N

Longitude: -0.4935 / 0°29'36"W

OS Eastings: 503449

OS Northings: 238044

OS Grid: TL034380

Mapcode National: GBR G39.N2F

Mapcode Global: VHFQT.D6HR

Entry Name: 96-106, Dunstable Street

Listing Date: 16 March 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37383

Location: Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire, MK45

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Ampthill

Built-Up Area: Ampthill

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ampthill

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
774 DUNSTABLE STREET
(West Side)
Nos 96 to 106 (even)
TL 0338 1/84

II GV


2.
Originally at least as early as C17, all these houses are under a continuous
roof-line and many are still inter-communicating on the upper floor: but
much of the facade has been restored piecemeal in later years. Whole range
originally half-timbered (still showing at gable end, of No 96, and at
the back). 2 storeys. 2 gable features in the centre (Nos 102 and 104)
and 2 gabled dormers. No 96: front slightly splayed backwards. One window
(ground floor, Victorian bowed shop-front of no great merit: first floor,
3-light sashed casement in gable end. No 98: rusticated stucco. One
window (ground floor, Cl9, shop-fittings: first floor, in broad flush
frame: sashed casement in gabled dormer). No 100: rusticated stucco.
3 windows (ground floor, mostly defaced by modern shop fittings: first
floor Yorkshire lights in broad frames). Gabled dormer with simple curving
bargeboards. No 102: clunch and stucco. 3 windows (some broad frames,
flush with facade: others plain reveals). The lesser of the 2 gable features.
Carriage archway. Small C18 6-panel door. No 104: clunch repaired with
cement. One window (ground floor, modern shop front: first floor, 3-light
sashes in plain reveals). Larger gable feature, which is truncated and
top dressed with stone. No 106: late C18 red brick. Deep wooden eaves,
supported at each end with carved wooden consoles 4 windows in plain
reveals. C18 6-panel door.

Nos 96 to 110 (even) form a group.


Listing NGR: TL0344938044

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

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