Luton Heritage Forum


Address : 16 London Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0884120339

Site Status : Grade II listed

Statutory List Description : 1869. Design attributed to T C Sorby. Plum coloured Luton grey bricks with ashlar dressings. Pitched tile roofs. Brick stacks with battered ashlar plinths and much cornicing. Coped stone gable ends on brick kneelers. Two storeys and attics. Two-gabled front towards garden. Various other gables on the other front. Two one storey bay windows on garden front, one canted, the other oblong. Two similar bays on south front, and recessed porch above which wall is carried up to form a parapet at eaves level. Windows either mullioned or mullioned and transomed.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

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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 Whitehill and are all within about 400 metres :

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Hibbert Street
Hibbert Arms Public House [Draft Local List]
1-24 Hibbert Street - Hibbert Cottages, Alms Houses [Draft Local List]
London Road
87-93 London Road [Draft Local List]
Russell Street
Former Chapel Langley School [Grade II listed]
Stockwood Crescent
8 Stockwood Crescent [Draft Local List]
11 Stockwood Crescent [Draft Local List]
West Hill Road
Bailey Hill Water Tower [Grade II listed]
Memorial Park [Draft Local List]
4 & 6 West Hill Road [Draft Local List]
10 & 12 West Hill Road [Draft Local List]

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