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Roding House, Anstey

Description: Roding House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160254

OS Grid Reference: TL4028832517
OS Grid Coordinates: 540288, 232517
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9734, 0.0409

Location: 1 Lincoln Hill, Anstey, Hertfordshire SG9 0BZ

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

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Listing Text

(West side)

7/33 Roding House


House. C15 or early C16 inserted floor and jetties to middle part,
renovated in early C19 when walls were heightened, jetties underbuilt,
and S wing reduced to a lean-to. Later C20 renovation and NW rear wing
added. Timber frame on stuccoed plinth, roughcast with slate roof hipped
at N end. A late medieval 3-cells house facing E of unusual plan form,
formerly with long open hall range and 2 storeyed end bays, projecting
and possibly of Wealden House form. Jowled posts in the parlour wing at S
indicate its roof was on the axis of the hall range. The N wing is
axially divided and until late C20 the front door was opposite the rear
door defining the cross-passage at the N end of the hall range. 2 lines
of dovetail lap joints on the 3 cross-beams of the C16 inserted floor of
the hall range indicate that there were wide jetties at front and rear,
now underbuilt. A large internal chimney was built at the upper end of
the hall but did not heat the parlour. There were staircases in each end

Listing NGR: TL4028832517

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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