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The Red House, Kings Langley

Description: The Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 157674

OS Grid Reference: TL0715902730
OS Grid Coordinates: 507159, 202730
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7131, -0.4503

Locality: Kings Langley
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD4 8BH

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Listing Text

TL 0702 (West side)

13/143 The Red House
22.10.52 (formerly listed as No 24)


House. Early to mid C18. Red brick with old red tile hipped gambrel roof
behind a parapet all round. A tall symmetrical 2 storeys and attics, 3
windows, single pile plan house facing E with lower hipped 2-storeys
rear service wing at NW. E front has a plinth, band of brickwork
chequered with black headers above plinth, moulded brick eaves cornice
on front only, projecting end chimneys flanked by C18 gadrooned
rainwater heads, 3 flat topped dormers, central round-headed sash window
with small panes and gauged brick arch, triple-sash Venetion windows to
each side on both floors. Central 6-panel moulded door with 2 stone
steps, round-headed Gothick fanlight, dentilled entablature with open
pediment, brackets with triglyphs over pilasters.

Listing NGR: TL0715902730

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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