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Hamels Mansion, Braughing

Description: Hamels Mansion

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161234

OS Grid Reference: TL3761824990
OS Grid Coordinates: 537618, 224990
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9065, -0.0009

Location: 9 Hamels Lane, Westmill SG9 9LZ

Locality: Braughing
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9LZ

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/7 Hamels Mansion Nos 1-5
(formerly listed as Stable
22.2.67 Block at Hamels)


Stable block, now 5 flats. 1713 for Ralph Freeman, probably
incorporating older work, converted to flats in later C20. Red
brick in English-bond with gable parapets and steep pitched roof,
now slated, crowned by an C18 clock turret and cupola. A long, 2
storeys, rectangular building lying E-W, to the N of the mansion
house and linked by early C19 service wing, now flats also.
Stable block formerly had a through-carriageway, off-centre to E.
The large arched openings survive and a wide blocked opening on N
side near E end. 2-light C19 moulded mullioned and transomed
windows (and several blocked openings) on both floors. On N
front C20 panelled doors and flat hoods on brackets. 2
pedimented Tuscan porches. Large C19 central chimneys with
diagonal shafts.

Listing NGR: TL3761824990

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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