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Hillside, Anstey

Description: Hillside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160224

OS Grid Reference: TL4041432854
OS Grid Coordinates: 540414, 232854
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9764, 0.0429

Location: St Georges End, Anstey, Hertfordshire SG9 0BY

Locality: Anstey
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0BY

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Listing Text

(North side)

7/1 Hillside


House. C16, late C16 inserted floor and E end chimney, heightened to 2
storeys after fire in mid C20. Timber frame roughcast with red tilehung
1st floor and red pantiled roof. A long, originally single-storey house
now of 3 unequal bays, facing S possibly representing a hall (and
cross-passage defined by a truss) with axially divided service bay at W
end. Large external E gable chimney with former wide fireplace now
enclosed in later single-storey E extension. S front has 2 windows to
each floor and central door. Flush casement windows with small panes
(renewed), 4-light on tilehung 1st floor_and 2-light below. High quality
heavy chamfered framing with large flat joists exposed internally, with
tie-beams above skirtings of 1st floor. Heavy post at NE with chamfered
curved brace suggests the house extended further E, probably as a parlour
bay. An important late medieval building associated with the church.

Listing NGR: TL4041432854

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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