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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.


List entry Number: 1113955



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


District: Central Bedfordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Aspley Guise

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 38114

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SP 9436-9536 ASPLEY GUISE CHURCH STREET 5/11 Red House 23.1.61 GV II House, now residential home for the elderly. C18, substantially reworked C19, and apparently incorporating a C17 structure. Variety of red bricks, C17 ones vitrified, C18 parts with chequerwork patterning in flared headers. Clay tile roof. 8-window range, 2 storeys and attics. 2 LH bays mostly C19. RH bay C17, with brick coping to gable. Sash windows with glazing bars, those to 2 Lh bays C19 others C18 with moulded flush frames and thicker glazing bars. Gauged brick flat arches to windows of earlier part. 2 C19 gables break through eaves line above 2nd and 5th bays, both with sash window. 2 gabled dormers, also with sashes. Brick band at first floor level. C19 porch with pilasters, cornice and pediment of rubbed brick. 4-panel door with side-lights. Variety of ridge and gable end chimney stacks. Single-stored outbuildings project from both ends. Interior: rather plain, although retains C18 dog-leg staircase with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SP9441736244

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National Grid Reference: SP 94417 36244


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