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St Martins Place, Preston

Description: St Martins Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162876

OS Grid Reference: TL1796424784
OS Grid Coordinates: 517964, 224784
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9091, -0.2865

Location: Church Lane, Preston, Hertfordshire SG4 7TP

Locality: Preston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7TP

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Listing Text

(North side)

8/84 St. Martin's Place


House. C17 or earlier, brick front c.1700, W bay cased in C19. Timber
frame, tilehung at W gable top, cased in thin red brick in irregular
Flemish-bond. W part in regular red brickwork. A 1½ storeys, 3-cells,
internal-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S, with chimney a third
from E end. Lean-to slated brick extension set back on W end. 3 windows
long with 2 gabled dormer windows to eaves on S, plat-band above
segmental window arches, 2-light flush small-pane casements renewed
wider. Small 2-1 casement over plat-band to left of entrance probably
lights a stair. T-shaped chimney with corbelled cap in line with
4-panel ovolo-moulded and fielded door (top panels now glazed) in heavy
frame under tiled gabled timber porch. Exposed joists and beams to lobby.

Listing NGR: TL1796424784

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Source: English Heritage

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