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Southernwood, Flamstead

Description: Southernwood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 157838

OS Grid Reference: TL0781214550
OS Grid Coordinates: 507812, 214550
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8192, -0.4372

Location: Trowley Hill Road, Flamstead, Hertfordshire AL3 8EE

Locality: Flamstead
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 8EE

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Listing Text

TL 0714
(West side)
9/58 No. 12 (Southernwood)
26.1.67 (formerly listed as
The Nook, under Chapel

House. Early C18 front block, rear wings probably C17, late C20 front
porch, door and window frames. Sandy red brick in Flemish-bond,
roughcast probably timber framed rear wings, steep old red tile roofs,
hipped on front block. A symmetrical 2-storeys and attics, 3 windows
wide house, facing E, with ovolo moulded plinth course, modillion brick
eaves band and pronounced bellcast to roof eaves. Central entrance, end
chimneys plan. 2 single-storey wings to rear, the Southern one longer.
Tall windows to front with stained quoins to surround, gauged flat
arches dark stained, and cross windows with lattice leaded glazing.
County firemark. Round headed doorway with panelled reveals, transom and
impost a continuous reeded band. C20 hardwood panelled door. Porch on
octagonal fluted posts. In 1960s the house had recessed sash windows of
6/6 panes and C18 doorcase with panelled reveals, open triangular
pediment on consoles, and 6-panel moulded door.

Listing NGR: TL0781214550

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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