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Turners Hall House, Including Rear Outbuilding Formerly Listed As Turners Hall, Harpenden Rural

Description: Turners Hall House, Including Rear Outbuilding Formerly Listed As Turners Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 163632

OS Grid Reference: TL0985115511
OS Grid Coordinates: 509851, 215511
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8274, -0.4074

Location: Annables Lane, Harpenden Rural, Hertfordshire AL5 3PZ

Locality: Harpenden Rural
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 3PZ

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Listing Text

(west side )

1/98 Turners Hall House,
including rear outbuilding
19.10.53 formerly listed as Turners Hall


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid-late C17 external features.
Probably an early core. Timber frame. Painted red brick ground
floor. Roughcast upper floor. Plain tile roof. L-shape. 2
storeys and attics. Tall mid-late C17 cross wing on left has
large red brick chimney stacks on both gable ends. The front
stack has a tall base with plinth and step backs. Near top is a
modillioned brick cornice with brick coping. 3 octagonal shafts
with roll mouldings. Main range is lower and probably had a hall
next to the cross wing. 4 glazing bar casements to ground floor;
2 to upper floor. 2 bays. Mid-late C17 chimney stack in centre
with ovolo-moulded base and 3 diagonal shafts. Right bay may
have been cross wing and has brick ground floor built forward
slightly. Garden elevation of wing is 3 windows. Canted bays
either side of hipped porch. 2 attic dormers. Adjoining rear of
cross wing is a small mid-late C17 single storey outbuilding,
timber frame with red brick and weatherboarding. Plain tile

Listing NGR: TL0985115511

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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