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Vernons House, Northaw and Cuffley

Description: Vernons House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158505

OS Grid Reference: TL2781202349
OS Grid Coordinates: 527812, 202349
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7053, -0.1517

Locality: Northaw and Cuffley
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN6 4NL

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Listing Text

CUFFLEY (north side)

12/241 Vernons House


House. Early C18 casing to C17 timber framed 2-bay centre.
Altered in late C19 and early C20. Red brick. Gauged red brick
window lintels. Machine tile hipped roof with 2 tile-hung
dormers. 2 storeys and attics. 5-window original house has
modillioned eaves cornice and flush sash windows with glazing
bars intact. Floor band. Centre 1st floor window has raised
gauged brick surround and wavy lintel. Replacement Queen Anne
style doorcase. Cantel and square ground floor window bays. 2-
window left-hand C20 extension. Interior has central dogleg
staircase with plain round balusters. Wall painting of C17 with
tree motif now in dining room, formerly behind staircase.
Exposed beams to centre.

Listing NGR: TL2781202349

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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