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Bockings (Opposite Churchyard), Walkern

Description: Bockings (Opposite Churchyard)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159660

OS Grid Reference: TL2933826503
OS Grid Coordinates: 529338, 226503
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9220, -0.1206

Location: Church End, Walkern, Hertfordshire SG2 7PB

Locality: Walkern
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7PB

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/14 Bockings
(opposite churchyard)


House. Early C18, heightened in later C18, cased in brick and
parallel rear range added in C19. Timber frame on stucco sill,
cased in white painted brickwork. Painted brick rear wing.
Plaster flanking chimney on N gable. Steep pink slate roofs, old
range half-hipped at S. A long, one and a half storeys central
chimney plan house facing W. 2-storeys rear range. Large gable
chimney at N end formerly external. Front has 4 lean-to roofed
dormer windows at the eaves, each with 2-light casements. 3 wide
3-light segmental arched recessed casement windows with gabled
porch for door into cross-passage passing behind the chimney a
third from N end. 4-bay structure with posts, wallplates and
tie-beams of original single-storey house exposed inside.
Chamfered axial floor beam cut for present stair in cross

Listing NGR: TL2933826503

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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