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Berkeley House, Chorleywood

Description: Berkeley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158733

OS Grid Reference: TQ0268396310
OS Grid Coordinates: 502683, 196310
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6562, -0.5170

Location: Common Road, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire WD3 5SB

Locality: Chorleywood
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 5SB

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Listing Text

(Northwest side)

5/92 Berkeley House


House. Early to mid C17, extended early to mid C19. Timber frame range
at rear with red brick nogging and front extension. Tile and slate
roofs. Originally 2 bays with a 1 bay rear wing added. 2 storeys. Timber
frame exposed to rear and on right return, posts, queen struts to
clasped purlin roof. Right return horizontal sliding sashes C19 canted
bay to rear. To rear right 1 bay wing with rear gable end large
truncated external stack with offsets, a horizontal sliding sash, a
projection on right side of stack, entrance on inner return wall. Early
stack to original left end, recapped in C19. C19 slate roofed front
range. 3 bays. 2 storeys. Central entrance with cambered head, canted
bay to left, slightly canted out. C19 shop window to right with panelled
base and large projecting hood on iron supports. First floor glazing bar
sashes. Right end stack. Interior: ground floor chamfered bearers, wind
braces. Former Berkeley Arms Public House. (RCHM Typescript)

Listing NGR: TQ0268396310

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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