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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: WESTERN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1347585

Location

WESTERN HOUSE, 35, TILEHOUSE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireNorth HertfordshireDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 13-Apr-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161569

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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

1. 5255 TILEHOUSE STREET (South Side) No 35 (Western House) TL 1829 SW 1/87 13.4.51.

II* GV 2. Late C18 refacing or remodelling of earlier house. Red brick, steeply pitched tiled roof with dormer behind parapet. 2 storeys, 4 sash windows with nearly flush framed and louvered shutters. 2 stone steps up to 6 panelled door and fanlight in panelled reveal and elaborately carved wooden surround of pilasters and broken pediment with modillions. Ground-floor room has niches, original fireplace. Plaque records residence in a house on thin site of 'George Chapman, translator, 1559-1634'.

Nos 1 to 17 (consec). Nos 19 to 32 (consec) and Nos 35 to 40 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1817329030

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National Grid Reference: TL 18173 29030

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