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Number 24 Including Former Smithy, Aston

Description: Number 24 Including Former Smithy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159558

OS Grid Reference: TL2751322754
OS Grid Coordinates: 527513, 222754
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8888, -0.1485

Location: New Park Lane, Aston, Hertfordshire SG2 7DY

Locality: Aston
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7DY

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Listing Text

Aston village
(north side)

12/9 No 24 including
former smithy


Blacksmith's house and adjoining Smithy, now one office. Smithy
C18, house early/mid C19. Smithy has timber frame with dark
weatherboarding and steep red tiled roof with bands of scalloped
tiles. Single-storey, L-plan building with roof hipped at NW
corner and red brickwork of hearth showing in front (W) wall and
short chimney over. 3 small kite-shaped ridge rooflights. House
has 2-storeys, 2 windows, near-symmetrical front and internal
gable chimneys at each end. A 2-cell house facing W with 4-panel
door into LH room and stair at rear. Recessed sash windows with
8/8 panes. Focal group in views looking E in centre of
conservation area. House included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL2751322754

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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