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Number 32 with Attached Barn on West, Benington

Description: Number 32 with Attached Barn on West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159610

OS Grid Reference: TL3110922760
OS Grid Coordinates: 531109, 222760
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8880, -0.0963

Locality: Benington
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7DD

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/25 No 32 with attached
barn on W


House with attached barn. C16. Timber frames, house with
basketwork panelled pargetting on 1st floor and weatherboarding
on ground floor with a steep thatched roof hipped at N. Barn
weatherboarded with steep pitched roof now of black corrugated
iron. A 2 storeys, 2 windows house facing W with lower front
eaves at right and barn of equal height and width extending to
right (S) with projecting front outshut with catslide roof.
Flush casement windows to house, shallow canted bay window at
left and 4-panelled flush beaded door with moulded architrave,
hood board on brackets and open rustic porch. Red brick end
chimney. Interior has wide open fireplace with wooden lintol, 4-
panel doors, exposed beam and joists in N room, and exposed
timbers on upper floor. Barn has jowled posts, tension braces,
and remains of wattle and daub infill.

Listing NGR: TL3110922760

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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