Luton Heritage Forum

12 Cardiff Road

Address : 12 Cardiff Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0863221244

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : Good example of relatively intact decorative Victorian architecture. Was once part of a pair of two villas. Two storey with attic, natural slate roof. Stucco facade. Feature semi hex bay windows to ground and first floor with decorative terracotta panels, heavy parapetted porch with arched doorway and stucco columns creating architectural symmetry.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Reasons for inclusion on local list : Architectural, Aesthetic and Artistic Interest

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Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to 12 Cardiff Road and are all within about 200 metres :

Adelaide Street
43 Adelaide Street [Draft Local List]
Dunstable Road
Bute House [Draft Local List]
19 Dunstable Road - Central Block Of St Marys Hospital [Grade II listed]
Gladstone Avenue
1-11 Gladstone Avenue [Draft Local List]
2-22 Gladstone Avenue [Draft Local List]
Upper George Street
Christ Church [Grade II listed]

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