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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE PRIORY

List entry Number: 1295534

Location

THE PRIORY, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireSt. AlbansDistrict AuthorityRedbourn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 163736

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 1012 REDBOURN HIGH STREET (west side) REDBOURN

15/198 The Priory

19.10.53

GV II*

Large town house, now offices. Circa 1710-20, altered and extended at rear c.1970. Dark red brick facade with red brick vertical banding. Gauged red brick segmental window heads and dressings. Parapet. 3 storeys over cellar. 7 sash windows. Good gauged brick entablature with pulvinated frieze and dentilled cornice. All 1st and 2nd floor windows with aprons, the central ones with scalloped and patterned brick. Keystones to central and flanking middle windows. Early-mid C19 double doors and Tuscan wood porch. Interior retains good contemporary interiors to front ground floor. Formerly 2 rooms, now 3, the N one incorporating entrance hall. Both have fielded panels and slender fluted pilasters, N one with box cornice. S one with coved cornice.

Listing NGR: TL1078812238

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National Grid Reference: TL 10783 12237

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