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Little Orchard, Anstey

Description: Little Orchard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160250

OS Grid Reference: TL4037732450
OS Grid Coordinates: 540377, 232450
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9728, 0.0422

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

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Listing Text

(East side)

7/29 Little Orchard


House. C16 or earlier. Hall floored and chimney inserted c.1600. Timber
frame on black stuccoed sill, roughcast with steep half-hipped thatch
roof. A 1½ storeys former open hall house of 4 bays facing W to the
road, but entrance now by boarded door under gabled porch at S end.
Internal chimney a third from S end. 3 windows on W front and a dormer
at eaves. Small 2-light flush casement windows (renewed). Similar window
on each floor at S end. Exposed wall timber inside. Early window remains
in W wall. Curved wind braces to clasped purlin roof. 4-centred doorhead
c.1600 cut into partition to N end room. (Bailey (1980)23).

Listing NGR: TL4037732450

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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