THE ABBEY NATIONAL BOYS' SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1103064

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1971

Statutory Address: THE ABBEY NATIONAL BOYS' SCHOOL, SPICER STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE ABBEY NATIONAL BOYS' SCHOOL, SPICER STREET

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: TL 14500 07211

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History

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Details

SPICER STREET 1. (East Side) 1582 The Abbey National Boys' School

TL 1407 SW 8/301 TL 1407 SE 9/301

II

2. Right hand building: 1846, by professor Donaldson a founder of the RIBA. 2 storeys and attic, 5 windows. High pitched, slate roof with tall, central gable holding one-light casement window, and 2 tall chimneys, each of 3 conjoined, square shafts, at one bay from each end. 4 steeply-gabled dormers alternate with these featres. Walls red brick with diamond pattern of blue headers, and brick plinth. Stone mullioned and transomed windows with alternating block surrounds, 2-light in outer bays, 3-light in 3 central bays. Segmental, brick relieving arches over 1st and ground floor windows. 2nd section, built 1874, 2 storeys in similar style, red rick with similar windows but tiled roof with one gable at left. 3rd section, built 1884, one storey and 2 gables with louvred openings, again in red brick with similar windows and tiled roof.

Listing NGR: TL1450007211

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 163458

Legacy System: LBS

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