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Knights Court, Standon

Description: Knights Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161049

OS Grid Reference: TL3962822190
OS Grid Coordinates: 539628, 222190
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8808, 0.0272

Location: Hadham Road, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1LQ

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/16 Knights Court
(formerlylisted as
24.1.67 School)


Manorial courthouse, schoolhouse from before 1612 to c1980, now 4
houses. C16 or earlier. Exposed timber frame with close-
studding infilled with herringbone C19 red brickwork. Flint and
brick base. 2 external lateral red brick chimneys on S side.
Steep old red tile roof, half hipped at ends. 2 storeys and 9
structural bays. Continuous jetty on N side facing churchyard.
2-light casement windows set flush (renewed) with bracketed sills
and dripboards. W gable has C19 mullioned end transomed wood
windows, 3-light above 5-light, with moulded sills. Door up 5
steps central on S, boarded with elaborate decorative hinges.
C19 E extension for Girls school not of special interest. (RCHM
(1911) 208: VCH (1912) 349).

Listing NGR: TL3962822190

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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