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Dormers, Standon

Description: Dormers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161084

OS Grid Reference: TL3866123510
OS Grid Coordinates: 538661, 223510
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8929, 0.0137

Location: 1 High Street, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1RN

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/15 No 2


House. C16 or earlier, altered in C18 and C19. Timber frame
roughcast with red brick infill to exposed upright timbers on N
flank, and red brick casing to 2 front ranges in 2 stages. Steep
old red tile roofs with gambrel roof to N half of front range.
Pantiles on outhouse. An L-plan building in three parts facing
E. S part of frontage is a 2 storeys wing faced in C18 plum-red
brick with a moulded plinth. 2 windows above a single window.
Recessed sash windows under segmental arches with 8/8 panes. N
part of single storey and attic in a gambrel roof with 3 tall
gabled dormers on the eaves with cusped bargeboards and sash
windows with 8/8 panes. Early C19 red brick facing to front
symmetrical with a recessed sash window with 6/6 panes set in a
panel with slightly cambered arch on each side of round headed
doorway with heavy moulded rectangular frame with fanlight.
Early C18 painted 8-panel fielded oak door, one of a group noted
in RCHM (1911) 208. Lower one and a half storeys and single
storey rear wing facing N has a gabled dormer above a timber
Tudor-arched doorway. Further W a heavy timber 3-centred C16 or
earlier doorway with hollow chamfer and roll mouldings and chip-
carved roundel in each spandrel.

Listing NGR: TL3866123510

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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