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Ashendene, Ashendene East Wing, and Ashendene West Wing, Bayford

Description: Ashendene, Ashendene East Wing, and Ashendene West Wing

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 160640

OS Grid Reference: TL3029306804
OS Grid Coordinates: 530293, 206804
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7448, -0.1142

Location: Bayford, Hertfordshire SG13 8PZ

Locality: Bayford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG13 8PZ

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Listing Text

(South side)

3/33 Ashendene,Ashendene East
- Wing,and Ashendene West

- II

Country house-now sub-divided. By J H Wallis 1887-90 on land purchased
1875. Said to be for L S Carlisle and connected with Ponsbourne Park
estate. Initials 'JWC 1887' on hood of entrance porch. Builder, Norris
of Hertford. Red brick with elaborately moulded work, red tilehung upper
floor, steep red tile roofs with white painted woodworks to bargeboards,
gables, dormers, and turrets. A large irregular 2-storeys and attics
house in imaginative, post-Shaw, 'Olde English' style with very good
detailing and massing. Very decorative with intact features and
conservatory. Tall chimneys with pilaster strips. Entrance by elaborate
Canopied porch on N with lower service wing to E. Main front looks S
over open Country.

Listing NGR: TL3029306804

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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