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The Old Rose and Crown, Braughing

Description: The Old Rose and Crown

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161179

OS Grid Reference: TL3958425218
OS Grid Coordinates: 539584, 225218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9080, 0.0277

Location: Church End, Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2QA

Locality: Braughing
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2QA

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Listing Text

Braughing village
(west side)

9/36 No 13
(The Old Rose and Crown)


House. Mid C16, rear wing c1600. Timber frame, roughcast with
panelled pargetting on the front and rings and lozenges in high
relief between the upper windows. Steep pitched roofs, now
slated. L-plan formed from a 3-unit, cross-passage house with
continuous front jetty on E, to which a lower rear kitchen wing
was added at the parlour end. N end service rooms originally
axially divided, timber framed central chimney probably narrower
than C17 brick central chimney, and large external chimney with
crow-step decoration, and later conjoined hexagonal shafts
serving the parlour and chamber over at the S end. Rear wing
contains a stair, kitchen and a gable smoke-bay now with a later
brick chimney. 2-storeys, 4 windows, jettied E front with small
3-light and 2-light Cl9 casement windows in flush frames with
small panes. Large flat brackets below the jetty. Central
chimney to rear of ridge. 4-panel door with fanlight. (RCHM
(1911) 68: RCHM Typescript)

Listing NGR: TL3958425218

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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