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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: 1114527



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


District: Bedford

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Apr-1991

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 35594

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The following buildings shall be added:

TL 0449 & TL0549 Bedford Newnham Street

1/203 Nos 12-16 (even) II

Row of three houses. 1798, for James Whittingstall and William Long (brewers). Red brick in flemish bond; plain tile roofs; brick stacks. 2 storeys, 6 bays; each house of 2 bays and with gabled rear wing, that of no.16 rebuilt, those of nos 12 and 14 heightened. Plinth: No 12 has old 6-panel door on left in architrave with 4-pane overlight, dentilled cornice, and bracketed hood; nos 14 and 16 have late C20 doors,on left and right respectively, each with overlight and late C20 bracketed hood. Nos 12 and 14 each have a mid-late C19 bay window; no 16 small-pane bowed window on brick plinth. On 1st floor nos 12 and 16 have original window openings with flat gauged brick arches, no 16 having original small-pane side-sliding sashes, no 12 with replacement small-pane 2-light casements; no 14 has upvc windows in concrete rendered surrounds with tile sills. Two ridge stacks between houses. Interior: Nos 12 and 14 retain original board doors; cupboards, and stairs, no 14 retaining closed string balustrade with stick balusters and ball-finialed square newel. Continuous roof space. Bedfordshire County Planning Department, Bedford: Aspects of Town Origins and Development, Bedfordshire Historic Environment No 2, fig 8 indenture accompanying deeds no 12. Terrier of St Cuthberts Church, 1822.

Listing NGR: TL0534549896

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National Grid Reference: TL 05345 49896


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