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Stonehouse, Nettleden with Potten End

Description: Stonehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 158005

OS Grid Reference: TL0158009096
OS Grid Coordinates: 501580, 209096
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7713, -0.5292

Location: Vicarage Road, Nettleden, Hertfordshire HP4 2QZ

Locality: Nettleden with Potten End
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP4 2QZ

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Listing Text

POTTEN END (South side)
Potten End

5/224 Stonehouse


House. Early C17, C18 brick front and rear outshut (possibly
incorporating earlier stair tower), mid C19 rebuilding of N part and
roof there (possibly 1863 when leased by Ashridge Estate to John Lane
the nurseryman of Balshaw Nurseries), C20 low W wing. S end of uncoursed
knapped flint with red brick dressings (name recorded in later C17
indicates flint was unusual in houses of the period), C18 red and blue
brick to S half of E front and plastered red brick rear wall, C19 grey
brick N half of E front, N end, and N part of W wall. Buff brick low W
wing. Red tiled roofs, hipped S end. A 2-storeys L-shaped house facing E
with 2 windows to each floor and central door. Segmental arches to
recessed 2-lights casement windows. Flint S wall has had windows altered
in C19 with one window above two 2-light casements. S part of house has
a fine ovolo moulded axial floor beam c.1620 with rebated rib moulding
along the edges of the joists. (Bryant (1982) VI 5).

Listing NGR: TL0158009096

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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