Luton Heritage Forum

23 Lansdowne Road

Address : 23 Lansdowne Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0854722298

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : Built between 1880 and 1920, residential dwelling with all its original features in place. Two storey with attic. Red brick plain clay tiles. Ground floor has hipped roof timber casement bay window with small pane stain glass windows. Above this at first floor is timber canted bay window with hipped roof and small pane stain glass windows. Dormer window above with gable mounted by clay ridge tiles and finial. To the left, ground and first floor has timber oriel windows. Two significant chimneys with brick detailing. Red brick boundary wall.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

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

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

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Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to 23 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
22 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]
Waldeck Road
Bury Park United Reformed Church [Grade II listed]

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