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New Street House, Standon

Description: New Street House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161130

OS Grid Reference: TL3931422551
OS Grid Coordinates: 539314, 222551
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8841, 0.0227

Location: A120, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1PJ

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

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Listing Text

(south side) )

7/24 New Street House



Farmhouse, now a house and farm office. Early C18 eroded stone
panel over door said to have the date '1749' but house is
stylisticly of c1700). Extended to a square plan after 1843 for
Duke of Wellington. Red brick with random blue headers.
Extension in lighter red brick. Old red tile roofs. A formal L-
shaped house of 2 storeys and attics facing E, with rear wing
facing garden on S, and matching 2-storeys C19 additions in the
angle making the plan square. Symmetrical 5 windows E front with
chamfered plinth, floor band, central panelled door with a plain
fanlight under a segmental brick arch, date panel over door and
flush box sash windows with moulded frames and 6/6 panes (margin
lights to ground floor sashes), under segmental brick arches. 2
semi-octagonal Cl9 one storey bay windows on S front with
decorative tiles set in parapet with roll-moulded coping over
arched French windows. Conservatory to W. Asymmetrical N front
with gable parapets and door into N end of E range with
pilastered Tuscan doorcase with dentil frieze and modillion
cornice on small brackets. The name is taken from the adjacent
road which was New Street in the C13.

Listing NGR: TL3931422551

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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