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Puncharden Hall, Letchworth Garden City

Description: Puncharden Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 161930

OS Grid Reference: TL2241930736
OS Grid Coordinates: 522419, 230736
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9616, -0.2197

Location: Willian Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 2AE

Locality: Letchworth Garden City
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG6 2AE

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Listing Text

(north side)
Puncharden Hall
TL 23 SW 1/22 27.5.54
Early C17 refronted mid C18. Two storeys. C17 timber-framed rear range
with tiled roof and gabled bays with mullioned windows. Good central brick
chimney stack with 4 octagonal shafts. C18 refronting in red brick with
plain brick bands at parapet and first floor level. Double fronted with
2 windows. Segmental arched openings with red brick dressings. Modern
architraved fenestration with 2 light casements. Modern 5-light splayed
bay French windows to outer bays. Architraved doorway with raised and fielded
panel door and rectangular fanlight. Interior with half-panelled hall.
Dogleg staircase with closed string, turned balusters, moulded handrail and
square newels. At rear Cl9 service ranges and red brick stable block with
wooden fleche. (VCH Herts, vol 3 p 177; RCHM Herts p 243.)

Listing NGR: TL2241930736

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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