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Girton House, Hormead

Description: Girton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160295

OS Grid Reference: TL3907030043
OS Grid Coordinates: 539070, 230043
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9515, 0.0222

Location: B1368, Hormead, Hertfordshire SG9 0EQ

Locality: Hormead
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0EQ

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Listing Text

(East side)

1/74 Girton House


House. C17 or earlier, S bay C18, brick front late C18. Timber frame on
brick sill roughcast with grey Gault brick front facing and steep half
hipped old red tile roofs. 2 storeys and cellar. 3-cells, T plan house
facing W. 3 windows wide parapeted W front with 3-light leaded casements
recessed under segmental arches. Large chimney at junction of rear wing
with front range. N end originally a 2-bay crosswing orientated E-W with
2-bay hall adjoining to S with framed S wall. Roof reconstructed as for
a single range. Chamfered axial beams support floors. Clasped purlin
roof remains in rear wing.

Listing NGR: TL3907030043

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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