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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: BENGEO HALL STABLES

List entry Number: 1268715

Location

BENGEO HALL STABLES, ST LEONARDS ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityHertford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Apr-1973

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 461514

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History

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Details

HERTFORD

TL3313 ST LEONARD'S ROAD, Bengeo 817-1/13/286 (East side) 12/04/73 Bengeo Hall Stables

GV II*

Stables with dove loft. Early/mid C18 with C19 wings and rear range. Red brick, Flemish bond, hipped old tiled roof, with pediment front, brick modillioned eaves cornice. Welsh slated lean-to roofs behind lower half pediment gables, hipped around rear range. EXTERIOR: 3-bay central 2-storey front, with 1-bay single-storey wings left and right. Palladian style; front elevation has recessed full height pilaster strips at corners, with front breaking slightly forward. Central arch, with projecting brick triple keyblock, and brick plat band imposts creating a giant triumphal arch motif. First floor has squat 6-pane sash windows below red rubbed brick segmental arches with flat extrados, left and right, and central recessed 4 flush panel loft door with segmental head. Ground floor has 12-pane sash windows left and right of recessed 6-flush panel door below rubbed brick segmental arch with flat extrados. Slightly recessed single bay wings left and right with 1 window - plain glazed sash at left, mullion and transom window at right with casements. Projecting plinth across full width. Centre with pediment gable with brick modillion cornices, central lunette with header surround, with infill of honeycomb brickwork with voids to dove loft. Half pediments left and right with corbelled band cornices. 2 stable doors in rear range. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL3295213828

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National Grid Reference: TL 32952 13828

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