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Old Thatch, Newnham

Description: Old Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162259

OS Grid Reference: TL2455037445
OS Grid Coordinates: 524550, 237445
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0215, -0.1862

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)

3/127 Old Thatch


House, mid to late C17. Altered and restored. Timber frame, plastered.
Main stack of red brick, subsidiary stack yellow brick. Steeply pitched
thatch roof with pantiles on outshuts. 3 cell lobby entry plan with
later extensions to left and right. Timber door with small margin light
to right. One 3 light timber glazing bar casement to left and 2 similar
windows to right, one with 2 lights, all with timber sills and lintels.
Single separately thatched gabled dormer with 2 light casement over
central window. Casements to road fronts of extensions and in both
gables. Main axial ridge stack with oversailing courses. Smaller
subsidiary external stack on right gable end wall. Exposed tie beam and
half hip to left. Staircase immediately to right of entrance in front of
stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL2455037445

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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