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The Bull Inn, Wheathampstead

Description: The Bull Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 163952

OS Grid Reference: TL1776214128
OS Grid Coordinates: 517762, 214128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8134, -0.2931

Location: 11 High Street, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire AL4 8BB

Locality: Wheathampstead
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL4 8BB

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Listing Text

(east side)

14/408 The Bull Inn



Public House. C16 timber frame. C17-18 additions. C20 rear
extensions. Exposed box framing with plaster infill. Steep
pitched plain tile roofs. 2 storeys. Long curving facade,
bending away from road on N above the River Lea, the latter
section apparently later C17 and C18, and formerly separate
cottages. Main block has red brick plinth and tall C17 chimney
stack to centre and N end, the latter joined with a tumbled brick
gable end. 6 bays of framing. Glazing bar casements. 1 early
C19 door near S with architrave frame and But bracket hood.
Large rear cross wing at S end with a tall C17 red brick lateral
chimney stack on the N wall. To the rear centre of the main
block is a small 2-storey gabled extension with clasped purlin
roof, probably late C17. The N extensions have glazing bar
casements and tall red brick bases. Some exposed C18 framing at
NE end.

Listing NGR: TL1776214128

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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