Luton Heritage Forum

3 George Street West

Address : 3 George Street West, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0908321136

Site Status : Grade II listed

Conservation Area : This is in the Town Centre conservation area

Statutory List Description : 1860s town house with 2-storey neo-classical facade and basement. Plaster rendered with moulded detail. Slate roof. Two storeys and basement. Bracketed eaves cornice. Projecting plaster quoins alternately plain and with flower decoration. Five first floor sashes with glazing bars; cornices on consoles and pilasters with tendril decoration. Plaster cill band framing simple guilloche decoration. Two simple ground floor sashes flanking doorway with plain fanlight, narrow side lights, decorated Corinthian pilasters, entablature and cornice. Door approached up 5 steps with plain side walls. Side elevation has 2 plain windows each storey as per ground floor front elevation. Semi-circular fanlight in gable end apex. Modern extensions to rear.

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 3 George Street West and are all within about 50 metres :

George Street West
1 George Street West [Grade II listed]
3 George Street West - Railings At Number 3 George Street West [Grade II listed]
4 George Street West [Draft Local List]
6 George Street West [Grade II listed]
7 & 9 George Street West [Grade II listed]
8 & 10 George Street West [Grade II listed]
9a George Street West [Grade II listed]
11 George Street West [Grade II listed]
King Street
23-27 King Street [Grade II listed]
29-37 King Street [Grade II listed]

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