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The Old Brewers Yard, Markyate

Description: The Old Brewers Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157920

OS Grid Reference: TL0601416428
OS Grid Coordinates: 506014, 216428
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8364, -0.4627

Location: 8 Albert Street, Markyate, Hertfordshire AL3 8HY

Locality: Markyate
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 8HY

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Listing Text

TL 0616
(Vest end)
8/141 No. 8
- (The Old Brewers Yard)
- II

Brewery house of former Golden Lion Brewery, now a private house. Circa
1820. Plum brick with lighter red arches and stucco plinth and
dressings. Hipped slate roof with plastered soffit to eaves overhang. A
symmetrical double-pile, double-fronted house facing S, with chimneys on
mid-wall. 2-storeys, 3 windows wide with central entrance. High stucco
plinth, plat-band, paired brackets to eaves soffit, V-jointed rusticated
toothed quoins. Tall recessed sash windows with 8/8 panes and plastered
reveals. Plat-band stucco only at front where it lines with the blocking
course of the entablature of the stucco Doric doorcase with 3/4 columns.
6-panel door, flush-beaded bottom panels and moulded above. Rectangular
fanlight. 2 stone steps. 2-windows wide garden front on W with French
windows. Lower brick outhouse with stucco quoins set back at NE. (Coote

Listing NGR: TL0601416428

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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