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Ragged Hall, Great Gaddesden

Description: Ragged Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157865

OS Grid Reference: TL0610712037
OS Grid Coordinates: 506107, 212037
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7969, -0.4627

Location: Gaddesden Row, Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire HP2 6HJ

Locality: Great Gaddesden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP2 6HJ

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Listing Text

TL 01 SE
(North side)
4/84 Ragged Hall



House. C16, internal chimney mid C17, projecting W wing c.1960. E
extension 1962. Timber frame cased in red brick, red brick extensions
with tilehung upper part to W wing. Steep old red tile roofs, W wing
hipped. Old part in middle of 1 1/2-storeys facing S with central narrow
chimney-bay flanked by a wider bay to E and W, each with one window and
one gabled dormer at eaves to front and rear. E extension of similar
form with one window and front dormer. Entrance into W bay by battened
door under gabled open timber porch. Large chimney of narrow brick with
triangular projecting rib or front, rises in front slope of roof against
the ridge. 2-light flush casement leaded windows with segmental arches
to ground floor. Wide, rectangular 2-storeys W wing has external side
chimney, and projects to front and rear. Interior has exposed timber
frame with curved tension braces, wide-spaced studs, chamfered beams and
squared joists, clasped-purlin roof on collar-and-queen-strut trusses
with curved wind-braces. Evidence for inserted floor, and later
lobby-entry by chimney.

Listing NGR: TL0610712037

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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