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Vale House, Walkern

Description: Vale House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159681

OS Grid Reference: TL2893326349
OS Grid Coordinates: 528933, 226349
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9207, -0.1266

Location: B1037, Walkern, Hertfordshire SG2 7NX

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/3 Nos 45, and
47 (Vale House)


House. Late Cl7 or early C18, N end added and house divided in
C19. Timber frame on stucco sill, roughcast with plaster quoins
and old red tile roof. A 2-storeys, 3-cell, central chimney plan
house, facing W. Large central chimney originally a third from N
end, and door a third from S end. N-end C19 rendered brick
single bay extension of same height with internal gable chimney.
Plaster quoins divide front a little N of chimney, each part has
2 windows to each floor and central door. Smaller 1st floor
window inserted to right of door of No 47. No 45 has 2-light
casement windows (renewed) and enclosed gabled porch with 6-panel
door. No 47 has 3-light casement windows (renewed) and 6-panel
moulded door, under a lean-to tiled porch. Iron railings on blue
brick dwarf wall along frontage to road. Gabled wings to rear.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL2893326349

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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