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The White Hart, Markyate

Description: The White Hart

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157930

OS Grid Reference: TL0592016751
OS Grid Coordinates: 505920, 216751
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8393, -0.4640

Location: High Street, Markyate, Hertfordshire AL3 8LF

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

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Listing Text

TL 0516
(East side)
7/151 The White Hart

Public house, now a private house. 1905 rebuild after partial
destruction by fire (Coote (1977)18), became a private house 1965-71
(ibid. 24). Plum brick with red dressings and red rubbed arches. Steep
slate roof. 2-storeys, basement and attics, 2 windows wide building
facing W on an acute angled corner site, with canted S end prominent in
street scene. Front symmetrical with 2 box dormers added on roofslope,
central plastered recess with 'THE WHITE HART' in decorative relief
lettering above central door with rectangular fanlight and 4 panels door
(renewed). 2 2-light transomed casement windows on 1st floor under same
flat gauged arches as central recess with small panes above the moulded
transoms and plastered reveals. 2 larger 3-light similar windows on
ground floor with acid etched decorative obscured glass panels in lower
lights. One recessed sash window to each floor on S end with 6/6 panes
and flat gauged arches. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL0592016751

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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