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174-176, London Road

A Grade II Listed Building in St Albans, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7475 / 51°44'51"N

Longitude: -0.3318 / 0°19'54"W

OS Eastings: 515262

OS Northings: 206743

OS Grid: TL152067

Mapcode National: GBR H8B.DXJ

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.6BGP

Plus Code: 9C3XPMX9+27

Entry Name: 174-176, London Road

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Last Amended: 27 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347149

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163354

Location: St. Peters, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1

County: Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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1. (South Side)
Nos 174 and 176
TL 1506 NW 15/119 8.5.50.


Earlier C19 pair, probably by George Smith, each 2 storeys and basement, 2
windows. Flint walls with red brick dressings. Roof concealed behind
parapet with 4 broad shallow serrations, each coinciding with the apex of a
giant round-arched recess, forming arcaded front, The arches are dressed
with red brick and have brick pilasters and stone impost blocks. 2-bay
returns also arcaded. Door and window openings all round arched. Windows
are recessed sashes with glazing bars, the heads of Gothick interlaced
bars. Similar Gothick glazing to fanlights of 2 doors in inner bays, which
have glazed upper parts, panelled pilasters and cornice heads. Basement
windows are square headed and have Gothick glazing. No 176 has a one-storey,
2-window extension at left, with weatherboarded rear, and No 174 a similar
extension at right. NMR

Listing NGR: TL1526206743

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