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Great Nast Hyde,including Front Garden Wall, Hatfield

Description: Great Nast Hyde,including Front Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 158474

OS Grid Reference: TL2051407778
OS Grid Coordinates: 520514, 207778
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7557, -0.2554

Location: Wilkin's Green Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 5LP

Locality: Hatfield
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL9 5LP

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/210 Great Nast Hyde,
including front garden wall
30.3.66 (Previously listed as No 17)


Manor house, now British Aerospace residence. Early-mid C17.
Red brick, stone dressings, plain tile roof. Early C20 W
extension in similar style. Original portion is 2 storeys and
attics. 5-window S elevation has slightly projecting gable ends
formerly curvlinear. Matching attic gable over 3-window centre.
2-storey gabled porch bay with Doric pilaster cement door
surround. Outer bays with early C20 canted ground floor window
trays and 1st floor windows in shallow projecting brick surrounds.
1st and 2nd floor moulded stone cornice bands. C20 mullioned and
transomed casements. Garden elevation is 1:2:1 windows with
projecting, parapeted gabled ends. Similar detail. C20 single
storey central extension. Mid C17 central ridge chimney stack
with 3 joined shafts and central C17 wooden bell cupola with 4
arched sides, moulded cornice and lead roof. W extension has 2
C17-style chimney stacks. Interior: E wing contains large open
well staircase with tall newel posts and flat-sided balusters.
Adjacent 1st floor room with moulded stone fireplace surround. N
Ist floor corridor with channelled stone door arches. (RCHM

Listing NGR: TL2051407778

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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