Luton Heritage Forum

22 Lansdowne Road

Address : 22 Lansdowne Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0855422341

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : Built post 1920 of interesting architectural design with unusually shaped gable with carved wooden bargeboard. One storey with attic. Stonewash with wood detailing. Ground floor has two canted bay timber casement small pane windows with mock Tudor boarding beneath largest window. Gable has two slightly projecting oriel windows with wooden surrounds supported by corbels and brackets. Dormer window to pitched roof with wooden surround and lead detailing. Recessed wooden entrance door flanked on either side by arrow slit windows. Interesting carved wood pattern stringcourses run below roofline and above ground floor windows.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

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

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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 22 Lansdowne Road and are all within about 400 metres :

Alexandra Avenue
Denbigh High School [Draft Local List]
Cromwell Hill
16 Cromwell Hill [Draft Local List]
Lansdowne Road
23 Lansdowne Road [Draft Local List]
31 Lansdowne Road - Ambassador House [Draft Local List]
New Bedford Road
120 New Bedford Road [Draft Local List]
135 New Bedford Road [Draft Local List]
Old Bedford Road
138 & 140 Old Bedford Road - 138-140 Old Bedford Road [Draft Local List]
146 Old Bedford Road [Draft Local List]

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