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Whitehill House, Little Munden

Description: Whitehill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161346

OS Grid Reference: TL3454721137
OS Grid Coordinates: 534547, 221137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8726, -0.0470

Location: Little Munden, Hertfordshire SG12 0JT

Locality: Little Munden
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 0JT

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/19 Whitehill House



House. Mid C17 possibly incorporating a late medieval crosswing
on E, extended to N in C18, extended and altered in early C20.
C17 red brick plastered externally and incorporating a timber
framework. Steep old red tile roofs. 2 storeys and attics house
originally facing S with hall in centre with rear lateral chimney
and 2 crosswings the then unheated W wing possibly jettied but
later underbuilt, and projecting E wing with large external
chimney on E wall. S front has a canted bay window in the centre
and 3 casement windows above one another in each wing. Tall
diagonally set shafts with moulded caps to C17 chimneys. C18
chimney serving E wing with cellar below. Interior has 2 4-
centred chamfered wide brick C17 fireplaces on ground floor and
similar plastered onn 1st floor. Hall now has panelled walls and
dado. Hitch-brick garden wall, panelled with flintwork along
lane. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3454721137

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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