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The White House, Buntingford

Description: The White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159762

OS Grid Reference: TL3620129596
OS Grid Coordinates: 536201, 229596
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9482, -0.0197

Location: High Street, Buntingford, Hertfordshire SG9 9AH

Locality: Buntingford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9AH

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/20 No 46
(The White House)
22.2.67 (formerly listed as No 46)

House. C18, early C19 W front and rear extensions. Red brick,
stuccoed. Slate roofs. A large Neo-Classical town house set
back from street facing W. 2 storeys and basement with
symmetrical 5 windows long W front and irregular tall pavillions
at rear. Central entrance and gable chimneys plan. Formal W
front has giant order corner pilasters with moulded cap and
necking, full entablature with blocking course, floor band and
plinth projecting, recessed sash windows with 6/6 panes and
moulded surround to window over porch only. Heavy Ionic porch
with unfluted columns, full entablature and blocking course. 5
steps with moulded nosings up to 4 panel door with flush beaded
lower panels and rectangular fanlight. Similar entablature and
blocking course to screen-wall on left with 2 blank recesses.
Echinus moulding to chimney caps. Single-storey pilastered side
entrance set back on right. Contemporary iron front gates with

Listing NGR: TL3620129596

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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