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11 and 12, Leighton Buzzard Road (A4146), Great Gaddesden

Description: 11 and 12, Leighton Buzzard Road (A4146)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 157913

OS Grid Reference: TL0351110655
OS Grid Coordinates: 503511, 210655
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7850, -0.5008

Location: Leighton Buzzard Road, Hemel Hempstead HP2 6HJ

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

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Listing Text

TL 0310
(West side)
10/134 Nos. 14, and 15
26.1.67 (formerly listed as No 11/12
Water End and 13 Water, End)


House, now 2 houses. N wing C17, N-S wing C18/C19 rebuilding or casing
of older hall range, taller parlour block at S mid C17, C19 lower
extension at W end of N wing. Timber frame with yellow brick as infill
panels and as casing to ground floor. Thin red brick infill to frame of
parlour wing. Steep old red tile roofs. An irregular, L-shaped,
1 1/2-storeys house facing E with 2-storeys and attic parlour wing at S end
and 2-bays N wing running W along roadside, with single-storey short
extension beyond a gable chimney. 2 gabled dormers to N wing and 4-light
transomed C18 casement, lattice leaded with stepped head in N gable of
hall range. E side has a side-gable and small gabled porch at N end.
Lean-to open timber porch to door and small Cl9 window beside inglenook
at junction with parlour wing. Single wide-bay to parlour wing with
axial chamfered beams and ogee plus nick stops. Collar and clasped-
purlin roof, with straight wind-braces, and straight braces in
walls. Round-arched fireplace and winding stair beside it. 2-light
lattice leaded casements.

Listing NGR: TL0351310655

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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