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Latitude: 51.8229 / 51°49'22"N
Longitude: -0.4257 / 0°25'32"W
OS Eastings: 508600
OS Northings: 214979
OS Grid: TL086149
Mapcode National: GBR G5X.M72
Mapcode Global: VHFRT.KFTX
Entry Name: Chequers
Listing Date: 26 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100385
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157815
Location: Flamstead, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, AL3
Civil Parish: Flamstead
Built-Up Area: Flamstead
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Flamstead
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
FLAMSTEAD LONDON ROAD
TL 01 SE
House, for many years up to 1950s the Chequers Inn, now a private house.
C17, E bay C18 and brickwork to front, rear wing and outshuts C19.
Timber frame exposed with brick infill all painted over, dark
weatherboarded at rear, painted brick E bay, steep old red tile roofs,
hipped rear wing and lean-to extension to W end. A 2-storeys, 3-units
house with internal chimney a third from W end and a formerly E gable
chimney enclosed by a one-bay extension towards river. N front to former
Watling Street/Holyhead Road has 4 windows on 1st floor. 9-panes
2-lights Yorkshire sliding casements. 3 on ground floor and battened
door in middle of house in heavy frame with fluted pilasters support
shaped brackets with guttae to moulded flat hood. Small eaves soffit.
Brick E bay, similarly pointed and with cambered arches to windows.
Interior has higher 1st floor in 2 W bays as if a separate build. Jowled
posts support straight tie-beams. Clasped-purlin roof with collar-and-
queen-struts trusses and straight wind-braces. Straight braces to
tie-beams. (RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL0860014979
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