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Newnham Hall, Newnham

Description: Newnham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 162261

OS Grid Reference: TL2464437596
OS Grid Coordinates: 524644, 237596
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0228, -0.1848

Location: Ashwell Road, Newnham, Hertfordshire SG7 5JX

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

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Listing Text

(North west side)

3/129 Newnham Hall


House, C16 origin. Formerly Church Farm. Present house built early C19,
much altered and enlarged mid C19 and C20. Red brick main range, white
brick additions, slate roof. Front range comprises front rooms and
entrance passage only. Thick wall separates this range from later
kitchen wing. Mid C19 extensions to rear and to right. Main block; 2
storeys, 4 windows. Entrance in second bay from left. Ground floor
glazing bar sashes with cambered arched heads. Fielded panelled door,
beneath semi-circular fanlight. Pilastered doorcase and simply moulded
portico. Timber modillion eaves cornice. Single gabled dormer in front
pitch of roof. Cross axial ridge stack between 2 right hand bays, right
gable end external stack; both with decorative oversailing courses. Sash
window in left gable over plat band. Large extension on left side to
rear with full height canted bay to garden at left and two double stacks
to front and back. Interior not inspected. Walling at right angles to
front separates Hall from cottage extension to right. Garden wall
extends from front wall of house to left. Hall set back from road behind
barn (q.v.)(RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2464437596

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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