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The Moor, Great Gaddesden

Description: The Moor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157902

OS Grid Reference: TL0399010165
OS Grid Coordinates: 503990, 210165
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7805, -0.4940

Location: Willows Lane, Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire HP1 3BN

Locality: Great Gaddesden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP1 3BN

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Listing Text

TL 0310
(South side)
Water End
10/123 3 The Moor


House. C16, E bay rebuilt mid C17, rear wing with stair added c.1700.
Restored c.1978. Timber frame, infilled with red brick, C18/C19 brick
casing to ground floor, steep old red tile roofs, half-hip at W. A
2-bays 1 1/2-storeys house facing North. N front has 2 3-light flush
casement windows, 2 2-light gabled dormers at eaves, large internal W
gable chimney and large external E gable chimney. E bay originally open
to roof as hall of medieval house, W bay an inner room with sunken floor
level. There was presumably a service bay at the E end with entrance
passage next hall. C17 E chimney built backing onto passage and this bay
altered to 2 storeys. W chimney stack and separate stair added in late
C18 when it became 2 cottages. Simple wall frame with straight angle
braces. Quadrant wind-braces to roof. Joists over hall beaded: plain in
inner (W) room. Shutter groove on S wall in hall. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL0399010165

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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