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THE NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY

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 NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY

List entry Number: 1101084

Location

THE NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT FACTORY, BRIDGE ROAD

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Welwyn Hatfield

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1981

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 158251

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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

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National Grid Reference: TL 24171 12968

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