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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: 12,12A AND 13, AKEMAN STREET

List entry Number: 1078018



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Tring

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Jul-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 355672

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TRING AKEMAN STREET SP 9211 (East side) 11/35 Nos. 12, 12A, and 13 15.7.85 GV II 2 houses, now 2 shops with a flat over. Late C16 or early C17. Brick fronts added in C18 and early C19 in 3 stages (that to No. 12 has 'JC 183?' on upper window jamb: LH of No. 13 C18). Timber frames, infilled with red brick at rear, faced in brick at front, now painted except upper floor of No. 12. Higher S flank of No. 12 slate-hung. No. 12 slate roof with plastered eaves soffit, No. 13 steep old red tile roofs. No. 12 of 2 storeys with 2 windows on each floor and central roundheaded doorway now converted to a window and door inserted in LH window. RH window a shallow canted bay window with sashes. 2 recessed sash windows over with flat gauged arches, stone sills and 8/8 panes. No. 13 is lower, 2-storeys and 3 windows on each floor. Corbelled eaves courses immediately over 3-light nearly flush casement windows. LH C18 with rectangular leaded glazing and central iron casement, others C19 with divided lights. Entrance at LH linked with fascia to early C19 canted bay shop window. Larger central shop window and small one on RH with cambered arch above. 2-storeys gabled rear wings with exposed frames and casement windows. Interior of upper part has exposed frame and clasped-purlin roofs. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: SP9235111310

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National Grid Reference: SP 92351 11310


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