Date Listed: 18 June 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 231769
OS Grid Reference: TL0427888208
OS Grid Coordinates: 504278, 288208
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4818, -0.4659
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1. (East Side)
No 16 (Berrystead)
TL 0488 1/54 18.6.55.
Set back from the road with a low walled forecourt. Built circa 1700. A magnificent
house of massive proportions. 2 storeys, attics and semi-basement, ashlar, stone
slate roof double gabled. Good stone chimney stacks, triple flues, on each gable,
and 1 off centre left on forward ridge. Chamfered quoins, dentilled eaves cornice.
7 windows;- 2, 3, 2, slight central breakforward, band between the storeys. 3
dormers with shallow curved tops. Ground floor and 1st floor windows early sash
with heavy glazing bars (except 3 ground floor right of centre), wooden cases,
plain wide architraves with keystones. Central entrance approached by flight of 5 5
stone steps with wrought iron rails. Doorway moulded architrave and triangular
pediment on 2 consoles, panelled door. Six 2-light stone mullioned windows to the
basement. Good interior and garden front.
All the listed buildings on the east side of North Street form a group.
Listing NGR: TL0427888208
Source: English Heritage
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