BEACON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102763
Date first listed:
14-Jan-1977
Statutory Address:
BEACON HOUSE, 15, DEARD'S END LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
BEACON HOUSE, 15, DEARD'S END LANE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Knebworth
National Grid Reference:
TL 24607 20672

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
162083
Legacy System:
LBS

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)

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: 27 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15491/31
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