Luton Heritage Forum

61 Bute Street

Address : 61 Bute Street, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0922121460

Site Status : Grade II listed

Conservation Area : This is in the Plaiters Lea conservation area

Statutory List Description : Circa 1860s. Luton grey bricks with yellow brick quoins, Welsh slate hipped roof. Corner building on 3 storeys with a 3 bay facade to both Bute and Guildford Street, and typical Luton cut-off corner, which contains the main arched entrance doorway. The ground floor is rusticated stucco work with two 3-light windows having wide-arched heads to each facade. The Bute Street side has a plain secondary doorway. Both elevations have double-hung sash windows to first and second floors; the first floor windows have architraves and cornices on consoles, the second floors have architraves.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

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Wikipedia's Glossary of Architecture - you might find this helpful if you are not familiar with all the architectural terms used to describe this site. There are links to other glossaries on our Links page.

Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to 61 Bute Street and are all within about 50 metres :

Bute Street, Hat Press
Hat Press [Draft Local List]
Guildford Street
34 Guildford Street [Draft Local List]
40a Guildford Street [Grade II listed]
40 Guildford Street [Grade II listed]
47 Guildford Street [Grade II listed]
Bute Street
55 Bute Street [Draft Local List]
63 Bute Street - Great Northern Public House [Grade II listed]
64 Bute Street [Grade II listed]
66 & 68 Bute Street [Grade II listed]
70 Bute Street - George II Public House [Grade II listed]

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