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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE BURY

List entry Number: 1262960

Location

THE BURY, QUEENSWAY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireDacorumDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Jun-1948

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Feb-1977

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 433615

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

QUEENSWAY 1. 5252 (North Side) The Bury (formerly listed under Bury Road) TL 0507 1/53 18.6.48.

II* 2 Circa 1790 (VCH, II, p 220). Late C18 house set back from road. Stucco, hipped Welsh slated roof with 2 box dormers, central pediment. 2 storeys and attics, plinth, parapet. 5 sash windows with glazing bars. Central open pedimented porch has columns with Tower of the Winds capitals, modillioned cornice. 6 fielded panelled door, traceried fanlight. Round window in tympanum of roof pediment. Interior: ovolo panelling to hall and 1st floor landing. Hall has 2 panelled elliptical arches on panelled Doric pilasters. Staircase with cut spandrels, turned balusters, moulded handrail.

Listing NGR: TL0544007648

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Doubleday, AH - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Hertford - Date: 1908 - Volume: 2 - Page References: 220

National Grid Reference: TL 05440 07648

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