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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: KNIGHTS COURT

List entry Number: 1347492

Location

KNIGHTS COURT, HADHAM ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityStandon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 23-Nov-1983

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161049

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

Standon TL 39 22 STANDON HADHAM ROAD (north side)

7/16 Knights Court (formerlylisted as 24.1.67 School)

GV II*

Manorial courthouse, schoolhouse from before 1612 to c1980, now 4 houses. C16 or earlier. Exposed timber frame with close- studding infilled with herringbone C19 red brickwork. Flint and brick base. 2 external lateral red brick chimneys on S side. Steep old red tile roof, half hipped at ends. 2 storeys and 9 structural bays. Continuous jetty on N side facing churchyard. 2-light casement windows set flush (renewed) with bracketed sills and dripboards. W gable has C19 mullioned end transomed wood windows, 3-light above 5-light, with moulded sills. Door up 5 steps central on S, boarded with elaborate decorative hinges. C19 E extension for Girls school not of special interest. (RCHM (1911) 208: VCH (1912) 349).

Listing NGR: TL3962822190

Selected Sources

  1. Other  Reference - Title: Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire - Date: 1910 - Page References: 208
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Doubleday, A - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Hertford - Date: 1912 - Volume: 3 - Page References: 349

National Grid Reference: TL 39628 22190

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