Luton Heritage Forum

32 George Street

Address : 32 George Street, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0918221196

Site Status : Grade II listed

Conservation Area : This is in the Town Centre conservation area

Statutory List Description : Late C19 office building. Stucco, Welsh slate roof. Three window bays to George Street, 7 bays to Cheapside, rounded corner in between. Three storeys. Heavy moulded modillion cornice. Second floor double-hung sashes deep set in architrave surrounds. Much taller first floor windows have modern frames deep set within similar surround but with cornice heads on 2 side brackets. Continuous cill band survives for 5 bays in Cheapside. First and second floors have stucco quoins at each end of both elevations. Ground floor modern shopfronts.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

A red marker shows the site's location on the map and aerial view below. Use the slider controls or +/- buttons to zoom in and out, or click and drag the map or aerial view to move around.

To view street level photographs using Google Street View, drag the little orange figure (top left in the aerial view) onto one of the roads. To exit Street View, click the X in the top right corner. NB - when in Street View the red marker's position can be less accurate and may not always point to the correct building. You can blame Google for that, not us!





External Links

Bing Maps view - an angled aerial view centred on the current site, which is marked with a blue dot. Bing enables you to move round and view all four sides of the building (n.b. when viewing from other angles, the blue dot may not always indicate the correct building).

32 George Street - web page on the BLARS (Bedfordshire & Luton Archives & Records Service) Community Archives website.

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 32 George Street and are all within about 100 metres :

Castle Street
1 Castle Street - The White Hart Public House [Grade II listed]
George Street
1 George Street - The Nickel Bag Public House [Grade II listed]
21 George Street [Grade II listed]
23 George Street [Draft Local List]
25 George Street [Draft Local List]
27 George Street [Draft Local List]
35-39 George Street [Draft Local List]
36 George Street - Former ’Waterstones’ building [Draft Local List]
60 George Street [Draft Local List]
62 George Street [Draft Local List]
George Street West
1 George Street West [Grade II listed]
3 George Street West [Grade II listed]
3 George Street West - Railings At Number 3 George Street West [Grade II listed]
Park Street
2 & 4 Park Street [Draft Local List]

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