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Whitehall, Ardeley

Description: Whitehall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159529

OS Grid Reference: TL2927928599
OS Grid Coordinates: 529279, 228599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9409, -0.1207

Location: Clothall, Hertfordshire SG2 7PX

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/6 Whitehall



House. C16 open hall house with jettied W crosswing facing N,
altered in early C17. C18 SE kitchen wing. Timber frame on
painted brick stepped sill. Red brick painted kitchen wing.
Roughcast hall range but exposed close studding on crosswing.
Steep old red tile roofs. Tiled hall and E service end with
inserted C18 floor, lobby entry beside central chimney at upper
end of hall (re-used C16 moulded fire lintol suggests on earlier
fire hood) and stair beyond stack. 2-storeys and attic 2-bay W
crosswing with jettied N gable, with bull-nosed joist-ends and
cusped C19 bargeboards with apex pendant. One and a half storeys
C18 kitchen wing with large internal S gable chimney and 2 gabled
dormers. N front has 3 3-light flat topped dormers, 3 2-light
casement windows, gabled porch and large central red brick
chimney with moulded top and engaged diagonal shafts. Low C19
lean-to on S side of hall range to improve circulation. Interior
has exposed timbers and axial beams. The W end of the house
extends into Clothall parish in North Hertfordshire District.

Listing NGR: TL2927928599

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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