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Solesbridge House, Chorleywood

Description: Solesbridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158753

OS Grid Reference: TQ0408496983
OS Grid Coordinates: 504084, 196983
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6620, -0.4966

Location: Solesbridge Lane, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire WD3 5SR

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

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Listing Text

(Northwest side)

5/111 Solesbridge House


House. Early to mid C17, altered and extended C19 and early C20. Timber
frame core, cased and extended in brick, all colourwashed and rendered
with some sham timber framing. Tiled roofs. Originally 2 bays. 1 storey
and attic. Ground floor 3 and 4 light timber glazing bar casements.
First floor gabled half dormers. Right end external C17 stack with
offsets and small side light. Left end external stack added. To rear of
original block is a taller early C20 wing with casement windows. Set
back to left and perhaps reflecting an earlier structure is a low gable
fronted entrance bay. Further left a C19 bay, ground floor 4 light
casement, first floor 3 light half dormer in sham timber framing. Right
end stack. Taller early C20 wing added to rear of this range, sham
timber framing. Interior: stop chamfered ground floor binding beam, stop
chamfered timber lintel to fireplace, braces to cambered tie beams,
queen struts to collars clasping purlins.

Listing NGR: TQ0408496983

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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