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BEACON HOUSE

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: BEACON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1102763

Location

BEACON HOUSE, 15, DEARD'S END LANE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Knebworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jan-1977

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162083

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 22 SW KNEBWORTH DEARD'S END LANE (west side)

3/136 No 15 (Beacon House) 14.1.77

GV II

House. 1912 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Neo Georgian style. Red brick with lighter red brick dressings. Steeply hipped pantile roof with 2 central rectangular chimney stacks. Square plan. 1 storey and attics. 5-window road elevation has central pedimented doorcase flanked by 2 flush sash windows each side, the door and windows with shallow panels over. 3 hipped casement dormers. Deep moulded wood eaves cornice. Left elevation has a central shaped gable with an arched window and dormers each side. (Lutyens Arts Council Catalogue, 1981).

Listing NGR: TL2460720672

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Arts Council of Great Britain Catalogue' in The Work of the English Architect Sir Edwin Lutyens 1889-1944, (1981)
'Arts Council of Great Britain Catalogue' in The Work of the English Architect Sir Edwin Lutyens 1889-1944, (1981)

National Grid Reference: TL 24607 20672

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