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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: 1103153



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 08-May-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 163269

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1. 1582 FISHPOOL STREET (South Side)

No 13 TL 1407 SW 8/46 8.5.50.


2. Sometimes called "Godmersham" or "Bankart House". Late C16 or early C17. 3 storeys, 2 windows. Plastered front with over- hanging 1st floor. Very high pitched, tiled roof. Pargeted decoration, on 1st and 2nd floors, of geometrical patterns in broad, raised borders of floral design. 1st and 2nd floor windows are 3-light, leaded casements in wide, flush, box frames. Ground floor windows C18 sashes with glazing bars in flush, box frames. Later, plain, recessed door. RCHM VCH NMR.

Nos 1 to 15 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1427407162

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1914)
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 14274 07162


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