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7-13, Bury End, Pirton

Description: 7-13, Bury End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163150

OS Grid Reference: TL1460531516
OS Grid Coordinates: 514605, 231516
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9703, -0.3331

Location: Bury End, Pirton, Hertfordshire SG5 3QB

Locality: Pirton
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3QB

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Listing Text

TL 1431 (North side)

7/140 Nos. 7, 9, 11, 13


2 houses, now 4 houses. C17 or earlier, S half heightened to 2 storeys
in C18/C19 and each subdivided with added rear extensions. Timber frame
on projecting sill now roughcast with walls. Painted brick front to
ground floor of No. 9. Steep pitched roofs now recovered in red tiles. A
long 2-storeys range on roadside facing W with 2-storeys gabled rear
extensions and rear outshuts under catslide roofs. S half (Nos. 11, and
13) is a 3-cells, internal-chimney plan house with chimney a third from
N end. Later S gable chimney in rear roofslope. Front shows former eaves
height at sill level of 1st floor windows, and old rafter re-used at S
gable has sprocket holes in side at foot. N half (Nos. 7, and 9) was
always of 2-storeys with lower half-hipped crosswing at N, and shows
flat rafters at eaves. N end has weatherboarded gablet over ridge of N
crosswing extending to rear with central internal chimney. Rear-wall
chimney at rear in angle of wings. The whole W elevation has 5 windows
to 1st floor, 7 to ground floor, and 4 doors. Tiled hood to door of No.
7. Flush 2-light casement windows. Dripboard links heads of doors of
Nos. 7 and 9 and 2 intervening windows.

Listing NGR: TL1460531516

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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