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198, High Street, Walkern

Description: 198, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159703

OS Grid Reference: TL2875925768
OS Grid Coordinates: 528759, 225768
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9156, -0.1293

Location: 198 High Street, Walkern, Hertfordshire SG2 7NP

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

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Listing Text

Finches End
(west side)

8/4 No 198


- II

House. C16, altered in later C18. Timber frame on brick
plinth, largely brick infilled and plastered. Steep old red
tile roof hipped at N end. A long, 2-storeys building facing
E, with 2 red brick central chimneys, the larger a quarter
from S end, the other a third from N end. E front has 4 windows
to each floor. Flush box sash windows to 1st floor with moulded
surround and 6/6 panes. Flush box triple sash windows to
ground floor. Door central. Early C19 door with 2 vertical
panels and small rectangular fanlight. Marks of former porch.
Oldest features on N end with deep jetty on bull-nosed joists
with knee brace at NE corner. Sash window above and 4-light
enlarged opening below. Wooden double-doors for garage inserted
at N end of front.

Listing NGR: TL2875925768

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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