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The Fox Inn, Pirton

Description: The Fox Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163170

OS Grid Reference: TL1469331803
OS Grid Coordinates: 514693, 231803
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9729, -0.3317

Location: 35 High Street, Pirton, Hertfordshire SG5 3PS

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

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Listing Text

TL 1431 (North side)

7/160 No. 37
- (The Fox Inn)


House, now a public house. C17, early C18 brick front, C18 lower E
extension. Timber frame roughcast with red brick and blue brick front,
lighter red brick E extension, steep old red tile roofs carried down at
rear over outshuts. A 2-storeys, 2-cells, internal chimney, lobby entry
plan house, set back from road, facing S, with a lower 2 storeys wing
set back a little, on E end. Older part has 2 storeys to each floor and
central entrance. Recessed 2-lights casement windows. Plat-band, low
plinth, and segmental arches to ground floor windows. E extension has
irregular arrangement of 2 windows to each floor with 2- and 3-lights
casement windows and door near middle. Side-purlin roof structure to
house, axial beams, and open fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TL1469331803

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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