Luton Heritage Forum

7 New Bedford Road

Address : 7 New Bedford Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0893921503

Site Status : Grade II listed

Statutory List Description : Originally part of Edwardian terrace. Luton grey bricks with red brick dressings, Welsh slate roof. Three storeys. Parapet with cornice moulding. Canted four light bay window with flat roof to first and second floors. Red brick first floor band. High level transoms to windows with upper lights having stained glass depicting musical instruments. Original shop front survives with entrance doorway and window; flanking piers adorned throughout with green brown and yellow ceramic tiles depicting in the form of garlanded and ribboned trophies musical instruments in varied groupings.

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 7 New Bedford Road and are all within about 200 metres :

Cardigan Street
1-5 Cardigan Street - Cardigan Mews [Draft Local List]
2-6 Cardigan Street [Draft Local List]
George Street
Luton Town Hall [Grade II listed]
War Memorial [Grade II listed]
Guildford Street
50 Guildford Street [Grade II listed]
Manchester Street
11 & 13 Manchester Street [Draft Local List]
29-39 Manchester Street [Draft Local List]
Upper George Street
Christ Church [Grade II listed]

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