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24, 24a and 26, High Street, Barkway

Description: 24, 24a and 26, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 August 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 162494

OS Grid Reference: TL3845735847
OS Grid Coordinates: 538457, 235847
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0038, 0.0157

Location: High Street, Barkway, Hertfordshire SG8 8EE

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

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Listing Text

TL 3835 (West side)

9/40 Nos. 24, 24A, and 26
20.8.75 (formerly listed as
Nos. 24 and 26)


House, now 3 dwellings. Early C17, extended late C18 and early C19,
altered later C19 and C20. Timber frame, rendered. Steeply pitched
thatched roof. Weatherboarded additions with some brick cladding. Tiled
roofs. 2 cells, extended at both ends and to rear. No. 24 is original
building. 1 storey and attic. Rendered plinth below weatherboarded dado.
Step up to central entrance, plank door disused, flanking horizontal
sliding sashes, flush moulded frames. A single 2 light attic window with
leaded lights. At original left end a ridge stack. To right a short
kitchen addition under a hipped roof with a C19 external stack with
offsets, ground floor brick, first floor horizontal sliding sash.
Attached to left is No. 26: 1 weatherboarded bay, 2 storeys. Ground
floor C19 brick projection with an entrance, 2 light small pane
casement, slate roof. First floor small 4 pane flush frame sash.
Separate roof has a taller ridge and a slightly shallower pitch. Left
end stack. Left return has ground floor brick with a tripartite
horizontal sliding sash. First floor weatherboarding with a small sash.
Entrance in 1 bay wing to rear with C19 brick over earlier brick base,
ridge stack, a further C20 bay to rear with weatherboarding over brick.
To rear entrance to No. 24 in a lean-to addition. No. 24A attached to
rear of No. 24 is C18, altered in C20. 3 bays. 2 storeys. 2 and 3 light
small pane casements, ground floor brick, first floor roughcast.
Entrance in lean-to addition. Roof hipped towards front. Rear gable end
weatherboarded with an original red brick external stack. Interior not
inspected. Formerly the Half Moon Public House.

Listing NGR: TL3845735847

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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