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37 and 39, Mill Street, Ashwell

Description: 37 and 39, Mill Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162184

OS Grid Reference: TL2669939895
OS Grid Coordinates: 526699, 239895
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0430, -0.1540

Location: Mill Street, Ashwell, Hertfordshire SG7 5LU

Locality: Ashwell
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 5LU

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Listing Text

In the entry for

(west side)

Nos 37, 39 and 41
(formerly listed as block of
three cottages C70 yards N
the Schoolmaster's House)

the item shall be amended to read

(west side)

Nos 37 and 39
(formerly listed as block of
three cottages C70 yards N
the Schoolmaster's House)


(West side)

8/53 Nos. 37, 39
27.5.68 and 41


Range of houses, the N end (Nos. 39 and 41) a late C15 or early C16 hall
house. Early C17 S extension. 1762 date on hall cross wing. Timber
frame. Cemented walls with C20 pargetting. Painted brick base. Fish
scale and plain tile roof. 2 storeys on S; 1 storey and attics on N. The
2-storey range has 5 C18 2-light leaded casements, the gabled cross wing
with a 3-light similar casement to each floor. N part is 1 window, the
ground floor with a C17-18 5-light leaded casement and the attic with a
C17 2-light gabled dormer. The cross wing immediately to S has the upper
floor jettied on plain joists and curved brackets. C17 red brick ridge
chimney stack abutting on N was inserted into cross passage of former
hall. S block has 2 rebuilt ridge stacks. Internally the hall on N has a
fireplace with clunch jambs and timber lintel. Cross wing fireplace is
wholly of clunch with a depressed 4-centre head. Both hall range and
wing have clasped purlin roof. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2669939895

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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