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Ardeley Parish Hall (At the South East Corner of the Green), Ardeley

Description: Ardeley Parish Hall (At the South East Corner of the Green)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159498

OS Grid Reference: TL3083127221
OS Grid Coordinates: 530831, 227221
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9281, -0.0987

Location: 3 School Lane, Ardeley SG2 7AH

Locality: Ardeley
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7AH

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Listing Text

(north side)

9/5 Ardeley Parish Hall
(at the SE corner of
The Green)


Parish hall. Circa 1917 by F C Eden for John Howard Carter of
The Bury as part of a picturesque Blaise Hamlet type planning
scheme at The Green. Roughcast brickwork with black plinth, deep
timber rustic classical portico and steep half-hipped thatched
roof. A long rectangular hall closing E side of the green with
Tuscan timber portico at S end facing the road. Tetrastyle
rustic order with tunnel-vaulted arched centre rising into the
half-hipped open pediment. Half-columns as imposts next outer
corners. 8-panel double-doors with segmental headed louvred
opening over. Simple wooden bench each side on red brick piers.
4 2-light small casement windows on W, large external chimney on
E, and lower hipped thatched kitchen at NE with small tiled
extension beyond projecting chimney. (Pevsner (1977) 73).

Listing NGR: TL3083127221

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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