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Mardleybury Manor, Therfield

Description: Mardleybury Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 162447

OS Grid Reference: TL3499436526
OS Grid Coordinates: 534994, 236526
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0108, -0.0345

Location: Therfield, Hertfordshire SG8 9RL

Locality: Therfield
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 9RL

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Listing Text

TL 33 NW/TL 33 NE
(North side)
4/124 and 5/124 Mardleybury Manor
House. Early to mid C19 rebuilding of an older house. Stock brick with
stone dressings. Hipped slate roof, tiles to rear. 3 x 3 bay symmetrical
front block with rear wings reflecting older building. All 2 storeys.
Stone steps with curved iron railings up to central entrance on raised
ground floor, half-glazed door with 2 raised panels, traceried semi-
circular fanlight all in a double gauged brick round arched reveal with
impost blocks. Large single glazing bar sashes, recessed with gauged
brick flat arched heads, slightly smaller to first floor centre.
Bracketed and panelled eaves soffit. End stacks. Returns have scattered
smaller sashes, cellar opening in left end. Attached to rear are 2 wings
with more steeply pitched roofs with slightly lower ridges, hipped roofs
that to left is broader, return elevations set back slightly. To right 2
bays with a blocked entrance, now a window, with a traceried fanlight,
ridge stack. To left a blocked entrance, dentilled brick eaves. To rear
right extends a 1 storey range. Hipped entrance porch, a sash, 2 stacks
on steeply pitched roof, lower weatherboarded outbuilding on rear end.
C20 outshut to rear left. Partially moated site.

Listing NGR: TL3499436526

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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