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Ridge House, Standon

Description: Ridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161098

OS Grid Reference: TL3861123309
OS Grid Coordinates: 538611, 223309
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8911, 0.0128

Location: 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)

6/29 Nos 38, and 38A
(Ridge House)


House, now house with shop. Later C17, refaced c1800. Timber
frame plastered with fan pargetting and plain band to openings
and under eaves. Stucco plinth. Steep old red tiled roofs. L-
plan house with stair turret in angle with rear wing. Gable
chimneys to front range facing E. Symmetrical C18 3 windows, 2
storeys front has triple flush sash windows on upper floor each
side of narrower sash window with 6/6 panes over door. Ground
floor has flush sash window with 8/8 panes to right of door and
late C19 projecting shop front to left with brick base, hipped
shallow roof and glazed shop door. Main door up 3 steps, 6
panelled with glazed top panels and moulded doorcase with full
entablature. High-set purlins in side-purlin roof, as if for

Listing NGR: TL3861123309

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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