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Gothic House, Graveley

Description: Gothic House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162640

OS Grid Reference: TL2301927831
OS Grid Coordinates: 523019, 227831
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9354, -0.2120

Location: Ashwell Close, Graveley, Hertfordshire SG4 7LG

Locality: Graveley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7LG

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Listing Text

TL 2327 (West side)

13/28 Gothic House
27.5.68 (formerly listed under
Oak Lane)


House. Late C17, C18 Gothick front features, parallel rear range
C18/C19. Timber frame roughcast on stucco plinth, and steep old red tile
roof with projected front eaves. A 2-storeys and attic house set on a
bank overlooking the village pond facing E, with a 2-storeys parallel
rear range. Near symmetrical E front has features offset to LH to allow
for large internal N gable chimney. 3 windows wide with entrance in
middle between ground floor windows. All windows large pointed 2-light
flush casements with intersecting glazing bars to heads, small panes,
and external louvred shutters. Canted oriel over door carried on canted
cove and has smaller pointed side-lights. 4 panel fielded door with top
2 panels glazed and 4-centred arched head in narrow moulded frame
between bold rusticated pilasters with blocks of entablature flanking
arched head of doorway. Rearwall chimney to S half of house, with lower
rear wing behind. Roof appears to have 3 structured bays.

Listing NGR: TL2301927831

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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