Royal British Legion Branch Club Headquarters


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Royal British Legion Branch Club Headquarters, Bennets, 21, Leyton Road


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Statutory Address:
Royal British Legion Branch Club Headquarters, Bennets, 21, Leyton Road

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

St. Albans (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 13433 14071


TL 1314 SW 16/64

HARPENDEN LEYTON ROAD (west side) No 21, Bennets (Royal British Legion Branch Club Headquarters) 26.7.51 II House, now club house. C17 range with early-mid C19 fenestration and rear extension. Main range is timber frame and stuccoed. Plain tile roof. Symmetrical five window range. Two storeys and attics. At centre is a two storey projecting gabled porch. Gabled cross wings at ends, each with lean-to projections. The porch has a early C19 doorcase with Tuscan pilasters and entablature. Single sash windows either side of porch; triple-hung sashes to ground floors of wings. Central three first floor windows are two-light Yorkshire casements. Single sashes to first floors of wings. Left attic gable has a C17 or C18 two-light leaded casement, right gable a Yorkshire casement. Rear wing is stuccoed with slate roof. Two storeys. Five replacement windows.

Listing NGR: TL1343314071


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

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Date: 25 Dec 2002
Reference: IOE01/09985/23
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