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4 and 6, High Street, Bushey

Description: 4 and 6, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 164135

OS Grid Reference: TQ1298695321
OS Grid Coordinates: 512986, 195321
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6453, -0.3684

Location: 7 A411, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire WD2 3DN

Locality: Bushey
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD2 3DN

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Listing Text

(North side)

13/87 Nos. 4, and 6


House. Late C15 or early C16. Floored in stages late C16 to C17.
Refronted late C18 or early C19, altered later C19. Timber frame, red
brick front, No. 6 whitewashed. Steeply pitched machine tiled roof. 2
bay hall with service bay to left. First floor chambers inserted at
ends, centre floored subsequently. 1 storey and attic. No. 4: 2 windows,
central entrance. No. 6: 1 window to right of entrance. Early C19
doorcases, bracketed hoods, No. 4 has reeded lintel and jambs. Ground
floor C19 sashes in flush frame moulded architraves, gauged brick flat
arched heads. Plat band. 3 C19 gabled dormers with bargeboards.
Dentilled brick eaves. Inserted cross axial ridge stack over entrance to
No. 4. Left end external stack. Right end stack on front pitch. To rear:
casements in stock brick, lean-to additions. Interior: lower king strut
roof with curved queen struts, collars clasp purlins. Hollow chamfered
and curved supporting braces and wind braces. (Pevsner 1977: G.Bailey
and G.Longman, Bushey:Then and Now vol.6, 1971).

Listing NGR: TQ1298695321

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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