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59 and 61, Cambridge Road, Standon

Description: 59 and 61, Cambridge Road

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161025

OS Grid Reference: TL3713920746
OS Grid Coordinates: 537139, 220746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8684, -0.0096

Location: Upper Bacchus, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1EL

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

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Listing Text

Colliers End
(east side)

8/5 Nos 59, and 61
(Formerly listed as No 61 under
24.1.67 Colliers End)


House, now 2 properties. Early C16, C17 floor and chimney
inserted in hall, sub-divided in late C18 or early C19. Timber
frame plastered at front (upper part of N wing weatherboarded)
and S end weatherboarded at rear and N end. Steep old red tile
roofs. A late medieval open hall house with 2 storeys jettied
crosswing to N and S. N wing jettied at rear possibly to provide
landing for original stair. Service wing at S with roof hipped
at rear and opposed doors mark cross passage blocked by later
stair and lobby of S house. Central chimney inserted at lower
end of hall. N wing stair and external N side chimney probably
original (RCHM Typescript) later external stack at S end. One
and a half storeys centre part facing W with gabled dormer at
eaves, window below and doors next each projecting wing. One
window to each floor of each wing, 2-light flush casement windows
with small panes (3-light to 1st floor of S wing). One door
boarded, and one flush 4-panelled, in plain doorcases with small
hoods. Both front jetties underbuilt in plastered brickwork. A
4-panel flush door in S end. Crown-post roof structure.

Listing NGR: TL3713920746

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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