THE NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101084
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1981
Statutory Address:
THE NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY, BRIDGE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY, BRIDGE ROAD

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Welwyn Hatfield (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 24171 12968

Details



968/1/28 BRIDGE ROAD 24-OCT-02 THE NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY

II



1925. Architect Louis de Soissons. Two concrete ranges, at right angles with links. Southern range consists of giant range of cylindrical concrete drums 15 bays long with flat oversailing capping with railings right over the whole top. Behind this is a plain attic storey with 28 plain windows with plain capping over. On one end elevation is a 3 bay projecting tower rising just above the main roof level.

At the west end of the range is a 2 bay wing with large windows, the southern bay of 3 storeys and the northern of 4. Flatroofs. Adjacent is a 7 bay, 4 storey block, with large windows divided by narrow piers and small scale structural divisions between the storeys, making it almost wholly glass. Flat oversailing capping at roof level.



Listing NGR: TL2417112968

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
158251
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 11 Feb 2006
Reference: IOE01/15021/36
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Hurst. Source Historic England Archive
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