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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: PUNCHARDEN HALL

List entry Number: 1295498

Location

PUNCHARDEN HALL, WILLIAN ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireNorth HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityLetchworth Garden City

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-May-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161930

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WILLIAN ROAD 1. 5255 (north side) Willian Puncharden Hall TL 23 SW 1/22 27.5.54 II* 2. Early C17 refronted mid C18. Two storeys. C17 timber-framed rear range with tiled roof and gabled bays with mullioned windows. Good central brick chimney stack with 4 octagonal shafts. C18 refronting in red brick with plain brick bands at parapet and first floor level. Double fronted with 2 windows. Segmental arched openings with red brick dressings. Modern architraved fenestration with 2 light casements. Modern 5-light splayed bay French windows to outer bays. Architraved doorway with raised and fielded panel door and rectangular fanlight. Interior with half-panelled hall. Dogleg staircase with closed string, turned balusters, moulded handrail and square newels. At rear Cl9 service ranges and red brick stable block with wooden fleche. (VCH Herts, vol 3 p 177; RCHM Herts p 243.)

Listing NGR: TL2241930736

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, A, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1912), 177
Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 22419 30736

Map


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