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96, High Street, Barkway

Description: 96, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162503

OS Grid Reference: TL3839935452
OS Grid Coordinates: 538399, 235452
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0003, 0.0147

Location: High Street, Barkway, Hertfordshire SG8 8EF

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

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Listing Text

TL 3835 (West side)

9/49 No. 96


House. Mid to late C17, refronted mid to late C18. Timber frame,
rendered, red brick front. Half hipped tiled roof. Broad 3 cells,
probably originally a through passage plan. 2 storeys and attic. Ground
floor: entrance to left of centre, recessed plank door, shaped brackets
to moulded flat hood, to left a 3 light casement, elsewhere cross
casements, all flush frames with cambered heads. Projecting brick
courses to eaves. 2 light hipped dormers over outer bays. Ridge stack to
right of centre. Left end stack added behind ridge. Rendered end walls
with some brick cladding to left. Lean-to stair outshut to rear centre
with a horizontal sliding sash. To rear right a short 2 storey early
wing with some weatherboarding, a hipped dormer and a hipped roof.
Behind this extends low red brick and tiled former stabling. Interior:
stop chamfered axial bearers, C17 inglenook fireplace. Formerly the
Cross Keys Public House.

Listing NGR: TL3839935452

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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