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56, High Street, Abbots Langley

Description: 56, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158693

OS Grid Reference: TL0990303765
OS Grid Coordinates: 509903, 203765
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7218, -0.4103

Location: Millhouse Lane, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire WD5 0RH

Locality: Abbots Langley
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD5 0RH

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Listing Text

(East side)

3/47 No. 56


House, formerly 2 or 3 dwellings. C17, extended C18. Timber frame, red
brick cased and extended, part pebbledashed. Tiled roofs, some machine
tiles. Irregular plan. 2 storeys. Right return towards rear has front
elevation of original 2 bay timber framed range with a central entrance,
recessed 3 light timber casements, 2 lights to ground floor right.
Dentilled brick eaves. At left end to rear is tall C17 multi-flue stack
at junction with taller C18 block nearer road projecting slightly
forward. 1 bay with an entrance and 3 light timber casements with
cambered heads. Dentilled eaves to half hipped roof. 2 storey lean-to
extension to left, all pebbledashed, with an entrance and 2 light timber
casements with cambered heads. To rear of original range a catslide roof
over an early lean-to outshut. To right projecting behind main C17 stack
a 2 storey C18 block with 3 light casements, ground floor cambered
heads, dentilled eaves, hipped roof. Rear of taller block farther right,
ground floor 3 light casement, 2 lights in rendered attic with exposed
plates and purlins. Attached at end furthest from road is a lower
weatherboarded outbuilding with a cement rendered gable end. Interior:
some exposed framing in early 2 bay rang , jowled posts to cambered tie

Listing NGR: TL0990303765

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Source: English Heritage

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