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Elm House, Therfield

Description: Elm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 162452

OS Grid Reference: TL3351037289
OS Grid Coordinates: 533510, 237289
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0180, -0.0558

Location: The Causeway, Therfield, Hertfordshire SG8 9PP

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

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Listing Text

TL 3337
(North side)
9/129 Elm House
House. Early C16, altered and extended early C18, altered C19 and C20.
Timber frame, largely rendered with some weatherboarding and brick
casing. Tiled roofs with some slate. Original 5 window lobby entry range
with parallel later 4 window range to rear. All 2 storeys. Original
range now faces garden. Central entrance, 3 light small pane flush frame
casements, ground floor right small bay window, above entrance a single
light casement. Coved eaves. Central on ridge a large original stack
with raised cap. Right end extruded stack. Left end weatherboarded first
floor. Taller later block is now entrance front. Ground floor: wide
projecting C20 porch to centre, panelled door in pedimented doorcase
with side lights. Flush frame tripartite sashes in outer bays. First
floor: 2 glazing bar sashes to centre, outer tripartite sashes,
dentilled eaves. Slate to front only of steeply pitched roof. End
stacks. Left end: C19 brick cladding around originally extruded stack
with tumbled in brick offsets. Right end which does not extend as far as
earlier range, has first floor weatherboarding, extruded stack, ground
floor lean-to outshut with pantiles. Interior: ground floor moulded
binding beams, panelled dining room with dentilled cornice, two 4
centred arched fireplaces on first floor. (RCHM 1910).

Listing NGR: TL3351037289

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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