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Dassels House, Braughing

Description: Dassels House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161187

OS Grid Reference: TL3928527360
OS Grid Coordinates: 539285, 227360
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9273, 0.0243

Location: B1368, Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2RW

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/4 Dassels House



House. Late 16. Timber frame roughcast. Steep old red tile
roofs, main range hipped at N. A very wide-span main range of 2
storeys facing W with a large central chimney and a 2 storeys,
attics and cellar S crosswing, projecting only to rear, with a
staircase in the angle, and a large external front chimney at the
SW corner with stumps of 2 octagonal shafts. Diagonally set
shafts to central chimney. Irregular W front with small attic
window beside large chimney at S end, 3 1st floor windows and 4
ground floor windows. Casement flush windows with 3 to 5 lights.
Fine carved and pierced consoles to flat hood over plank door.
Interior has Tudor arched fireplaces, especially elaborate one
with fluted frieze at SW, and 3-light ovolo-moulded blocked
window. Tension braces in walls and bar stops to chamfers on
doorway on ground floor from hall. (RCHM (1911) 69).

Listing NGR: TL3928527360

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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