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Thatch End, Newnham

Description: Thatch End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162258

OS Grid Reference: TL2453137434
OS Grid Coordinates: 524531, 237434
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0214, -0.1865

Location: Ashwell Road, Newnham, Hertfordshire SG7 5JZ

Locality: Newnham
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 5JZ

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Listing Text

(North west side)

3/126 Thatch End

House, probably early C16, altered C17. Timber frame, plastered. Brick
chimney stack. Steeply pitched thatch roof with tiles surrounding
dormer. Originally single cell with fireplace and entrance at far left;
extended to left and right. 1 storey and attic. 2 windows: 3 light
diamond pane timber casements; gabled dormer with 2 light casement.
Plank and muntin door. Exposed timbers at gable ends, Yorkshire casement
in right hand gable. Lean-to extension to left. Interior; low, slightly
cambered tie-beam, crown post remains although open hall floored over in
mid C17. Large fireplace with moulded lintel with quirk and tongue stops
of same date. A remarkable small late-medieval house (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2453137434

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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