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Townsend House, Barkway

Description: Townsend House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162488

OS Grid Reference: TL3838935218
OS Grid Coordinates: 538389, 235218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9982, 0.0144

Location: High Street, Barkway, Hertfordshire SG8 8ED

Locality: Barkway
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 8ED

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Listing Text

TL 3835 (East side)

9/34 No. 109
(Townsend House)

- II

Large house. c.1830. Arlesey white brick. Hipped slate roof. 3 bay
double depth plan. 2 storeys. Symmetrical front with steps up to central
entrance, part glazed and part fielded 6 panelled door, rectangular
fanlight, panelled reveals and soffit, architrave, Doric porch. Recessed
glazing bar sashes with gauged brick flat arched heads. First floor
projects very slightly. Moulded eaves soffit. 4 end stacks with paired
shafts. Short hipped wing to rear left. C20 garage addition to left.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL3838935218

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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