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Junior House at St Edmund's College (Rc), Standon

Description: Junior House at St Edmund's College (Rc)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161036

OS Grid Reference: TL3703822011
OS Grid Coordinates: 537038, 222011
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8798, -0.0105

Location: Farm Lane, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1DS

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

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Listing Text

Old Hall Green
(west side)

1/14 Junior House at
St Edmund's College (RC)
(formerly listed as part of The
24.1.67 Old Hall under St Edmund's RC College,
Old Hall Green).


House, now a school building. Circa 1630, side wings c1759, S
wing internally rebuilt 1973. Red brick in English-bond with
steep old red tile roofs. 2 storeys and attics, U-plan house
with 2 wings and recessed centre, facing W. Symmetrical front
with stucco-faced plinth, curved central gable with a circular
window, 2 recessed sash windows on 1st floor with 6/6 panes under
flat arches. On ground floor 2 similar windows flank a central
boarded door with wooden doorcase of Tuscan pilasters, with a
Doric entablature of paterae between triglyphs with a triangular
modillioned pediment. Projecting wings with one window to
courtyard and one to the front. Moulded gable parapets with
corbelled kneelers and chimneys at the apex. 3 diagonal shafts
on the right, 2 on the left. Corresponding gables to the rear
with casement 3-light windows at 3 levels (the topmost with
lattice leaded lights). Large projecting central rear chimney
with upper engaged shafts forming a Y-plan. C20 matching single-
storey tiled rear lean-to as new entrance from school.

Listing NGR: TL3703822011

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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