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28, Shillington Road, Pirton

Description: 28, Shillington Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 163179

OS Grid Reference: TL1431631964
OS Grid Coordinates: 514316, 231964
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9744, -0.3372

Location: 28 Shillington Road, Pirton, Hertfordshire SG5 3QJ

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

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Listing Text

TL 1431 (North side)

7/169 No. 28


House. C16 or earlier former open hall house, E end and N rear
extensions C20. Timber frame on black stuccoed brick sill, roughcast but
frame exposed on upper part of crosswing gable. Steep red tile roofs. An
L-plan house set well back from road facing S with 1 1/2-storeys hall range
and lower 2-storeys E crosswing. 1 1/2-storeys rear extension to crosswing
and E side outshut. Entrance in angle of wings. Large C17 external
chimney to E side of crosswing. Smaller external W gable chimney to hall
range. 3-lights flush casement window to left of plank door under
dripboard. A 2-lights casement window to each floor of gable crosswing.
This has 2 rooms to each floor and was probably the upper-end of the
hall. Clasped purlin roof to hall and wing. Exposed frame in gable of
crosswing has jowled posts, tie-beam, and collar supporting purlins.
(RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1431631964

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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