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Buckland Bury, Buckland

Description: Buckland Bury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160259

OS Grid Reference: TL3571233685
OS Grid Coordinates: 535712, 233685
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9851, -0.0252

Location: Back Lane, Buckland, Hertfordshire SG9 0PY

Locality: Buckland
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0PY

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Listing Text

(East side)

5/38 Buckland Bury


House. Late C17 S range, early C18 N range, cased in brick in 1880's.
Timber frame, cased in red brick with chamfered plinths, buttress at SE
corner and yellow brick band at floor level. Steep old red tile
half-hipped roofs with bellcast at S eaves. A long and spacious 2
storeys internal chimney plan house facing S with gable to the road at
W, enlarged by a parallel 2-storeys N range with staircase, kitchens,
and W parlour with cellar under. Hall in middle of S range with large
room (possibly originally 2 rooms in line) to E beyond chimney against
front wall. Wide entrance hall with staircase at W of hall with a large
2-bay parlour at W end with early C19 inserted chimney on E wall. S
front 5 windows long with recessed sash windows under segmental arches
with 8/8 panes. Centred C19 bay windows to hall and E parlour and screen
with side-lights to entrance door. Similar small-paned sash windows one
to each floor in each part on W end to road. Timber frame exposed inside
with unjowled posts, straight tension braces, clasped-purlin
collar-truss roof, chamfered and stopped axial beams and squared joists.
Face-halved bladed scarf joints in wallplates of S range. Large open
fireplace in hall with ogee stopped chamfer to lintel. Plastered but
unlit attic room to W of chimney. Called Painter's Farm for sometime in

Listing NGR: TL3571233685

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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