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Cobwebs, Standon

Description: Cobwebs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161022

OS Grid Reference: TL3710720666
OS Grid Coordinates: 537107, 220666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8677, -0.0100

Location: Upper Bacchus, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1ER

Locality: Standon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1ER

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Listing Text

(east side)

8/2 Cobwebs
(Formerly listed under Colliers
24.1.67 End )


House. C16, altered in C17 and late C18. Timber frame plastered
but exposed at S end (remains of pargetting in middle of front).
Jetty of S wing underbuilt in brick and N wing cased in brick.
Brick painted. Steep old red tile hipped roofs. A long
irregular late medieval building facing W. 2 storeys, 3-unit
plan with large central chimney 1/3 from N end. Another central
chimney at SE exposed where a rear wing has been shortened.
Unusually wide S wing and narrow middle room. 4 windows to W
front. A 2-light and a 3-light leaded casement windows to
plastered 1st floor of S wing and 2 flush box sash windows in
brickwork below with 10/10 panes and 6-panel flush beaded door in
moulded surround with flat hood adjoining the right hand window.
Black stucco plinth. N wing faced in brick with floor band and
dentilled eaves with a 2-light leaded casement to each floor, the
lower with deep segmental arch. 3-light leaded casement in
pargetted centre over lean-to tiled enclosed porch with 4-light
leaded window by battened door.

Listing NGR: TL3710720666

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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