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Radwell House, Radwell

Description: Radwell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162275

OS Grid Reference: TL2311835731
OS Grid Coordinates: 523118, 235731
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0064, -0.2077

Location: Radwell Lane, Radwell, Hertfordshire SG7 5ES

Locality: Radwell
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 5ES

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Listing Text

In the entry for

(south side)

Radwell House
the item shall be amended to read

(south side)

Nos 1, 2, 2A and 3
Radwell House


(South side)

3/142 Radwell House

- II

House, now divided. Main range C16 origin but mid C19 in appearance. C18
wing to right, extended early/mid C19. Early/mid C19 wing to left. Later
extensions. Red brick, all roughcast. Tiled roof. Half H plan with
rambling extensions. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 7 bay front in one plane,
2:3:2. Ground Floor: French windows to centre and right with squared
hood moulds. First Floor: small late C16/early C17 window openings
survive in 3 central bays with casements under squared hood moulds.
Other windows are glazing bar sashes. Central entrance; cast-iron porch
with Greek fret frieze and pendants resting on wooden Doric columns.
Roof to main range set well back behind a parapet indicating older front
wall. Flanking hipped gables. Left return wall has steps up to an
entrance with a mid C19 moulded doorcase. Right return has an external
stack to left with tumbled-in brickwork at eaves level. Attached to rear
of main range is a large stack with a group of five octagonal shafts,
probably late C16. To right of this a large gabled dormer with an
oculus. Further small 2 storey extension between wings in front of main
stack. Other extensions are of no special interest. Interior: early C18
main staircase to right of centre in main range; dog-leg open-well with
barley-twist balusters. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2311835731

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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