Luton Heritage Forum

16 Park Street

Address : 16 Park Street, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0935221108

Site Status : Grade II listed

Statutory List Description : Circa 1740, a two storey town house facade of painted brick with five symmetrical bays, the ground floor altered as shop front in the mid C19. Moulded cornice below parapet with coping. Peg tile gable end roof, with two hipped roof dormers. The house itself may in fact be of C17 build and timber framed to rear. The first floor windows (the centre one wider spaced from those flanking) have slightly revealed architrave surrounds and 3 x 6 pane sashes; flat gauged arched, the centre windows with keystone reaching up to cornice. The full width shop front has pilasters and fascia with cornice coping.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

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External Links

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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 16 Park Street and are all within about 100 metres :

George Street
1 George Street - The Nickel Bag Public House [Grade II listed]
Park Street
2 & 4 Park Street [Draft Local List]
18 & 20 Park Street [Draft Local List]
22 & 24 Park Street - The Brewery Tap Public House & The Pioneer Bookshop [Grade II listed]
28-36 Park Street [Draft Local List]
38 Park Street - The Cock Public House [Grade II listed]
Park Street West
11 & 13 Park Street West [Grade II listed]
15-19 Park Street West [Draft Local List]
21 & 23 Park Street West [Grade II listed]
25 Park Street West [Draft Local List]
27 & 29 Park Street West [Grade II listed]

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