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Woodland, Benington

Description: Woodland

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159644

OS Grid Reference: TL3103622019
OS Grid Coordinates: 531036, 222019
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8813, -0.0977

Location: Whempstead Road, Benington, Hertfordshire SG2 7DH

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

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Listing Text

Cutting Hill
(south side)

4/29 Woodland


- II

House. Cl7 or earlier, renovated with lower matching end
extensions in C20. Timber frame on stucco plinth, roughcast with
a steep thatched roof, half-hipped at E. Hipped thatch roofs to
end extensions. A 2-cell, one-storey and attic, central chimney
plan house facing N. Break in plinth for central lobby entrance
by chimney on site of present stair. Old part has 2 windows with
2 gabled dormers over. 3-light flush casement windows. Red
brick, single-flue chimney extended by one flue to rear and re-
capped. Interior has exposed axial beams and joists, open fire
with timber lintol. Angled corner entrance at NW by a pointed
doorway with boarded door. One front casement window to each

Listing NGR: TL3103622019

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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