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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 OLD HOUSE

List entry Number: 1365721

Location

THE OLD HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityMuch Hadham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 397111

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TL 4219 MUCH HADHAM HIGH STREET (east side) Much Hadham village

13/21 The Old House

22.2.67

GV II*

House. Earlier C16 timber frame, altered 1826. Painted brick, weatherboarding and plaster. Steep old tile roof with half- gabled S end. Structurally a hall and cross wing on S, all one building and always 2 storeys. Closely studded upper storey is jettied on N end with richly moulded bressummer. Parapet has moulded cornice and recessed, chamfered plaque on S. 1826 alterations (dated on parapet) are Ground floor Gothic door and shop window. Door has 2 cinquefoil panels and quatrefoil bands below and above, continuing over window, which is slightly bowed with 27 panes. Moulded cornice continues over bricked forward, S Ground floor containing a 5/10 sash window. 3 small 1st floor sashes. Scratch-moulded panelling in front room behind bowed window. C19, wrought iron foot scraper. Very picturesque in the street. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL4283219516

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National Grid Reference: TL 42832 19516

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