37, CHURCH STREET

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1321441

Date first listed: 17-Jul-1951

Statutory Address: 37, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 37, CHURCH STREET

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

District: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Ampthill

National Grid Reference: TL 03644 38178

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 774 CHURCH STREET (South Side)

No 37 TL 0338 1/32 17.7.51.

II* GV

2. Early C18 house of 5 storeys; formerly known as Foulislea. Brick, liberally dressed with grey stone (skirting, cills, keystones, long-and- short quoins, rich classical cornice and plain coping above brick parapet). 5 windows. The regular flat facade is broken in the centre, where an elaborately carved porch (4 modified Roman Corinthian columns, surmounted by a carved entablature including a pulvinated frieze) gives rise to a square brick bay, which runs up the whole height of the house. This bay has 2 narrow windows on its flanks at each upper storey. Panelled door within the porch. Up to the cornice all courses on the facade are of headers only; the parapet of Flemish bond: the side of English bond. A wrought iron railing, set in a stone footing, running from the steps of the porch, encloses the whole building. Later additions at back. Richly carved wooden staircase inside.

Nos 1 to 39 (odd) and Court House form a group with No 127 Dunstable Street.

Listing NGR: TL0364438178

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 37371

Legacy System: LBS

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