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Rhodes' Birthplace Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8635 / 51°51'48"N

Longitude: 0.164 / 0°9'50"E

OS Eastings: 549101

OS Northings: 220539

OS Grid: TL491205

Mapcode National: GBR MDY.09H

Mapcode Global: VHHLV.SFK8

Plus Code: 9F32V577+CH

Entry Name: Rhodes' Birthplace Museum

Listing Date: 18 October 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160968

Location: Bishop's Stortford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Bishop's Stortford

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Stortford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bishops Stortford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Rhodes' Birthplace
TL 42 SE:6/75 18.10.49


Early C19 pair of houses, now one. Painted stucco, felt covered slate roof. Three
storeys. Two symmetrical 3 window units, each with slightly projecting middle bay.
These have panelled doors flanked by square pilasters and entablature over, and first
floor windows with architrave surrounds and shallow pediments on consoles. Broad
pilasters at ends and centre of whole block and continuous architrave beneath eaves.
Old sash windows. Birthplace of Cecil Rhodes on south (5 July 1853). Extensive
modern museum and conference hall additions at rear.

Listing NGR: TL4910120539

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

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