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Latitude: 51.8107 / 51°48'38"N
Longitude: -0.562 / 0°33'43"W
OS Eastings: 499230
OS Northings: 213426
OS Grid: SP992134
Mapcode National: GBR F4L.GQ6
Mapcode Global: VHFRR.6RR9
Entry Name: 26, 27 and 28
Listing Date: 2 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100396
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157736
Location: Little Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4
Civil Parish: Little Gaddesden
Built-Up Area: Little Gaddesden
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Little Gaddesden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
LITTLE GADDESDEN LITTLE GADDESDEN
SP 9913 (West side)
9/205 Nos. 26, 27,
- and 28
Block of 3 houses. No. 27 early C19, Nos 26 and 28 1850 for Brownlow
estate. Red brick with stone mullioned windows, steep old red tile roofs
and openwork timber trusses in gables at front of No. 27 and on E side
of No. 28. A deliberately picturesque group of estate houses at entrance
to park facing S with E wing extending N beside road. 2 storeys,
L-shaped block formed by irregular extensions to symmetrical No. 27.
This has a 2-cells lobby-entry plan with 2 windows to each floor,
central gabled porch, large square central chimney topped by 4 tall
octagonal shafts with moulded caps and bases. 2-light chamfered stone
mullioned windows on 1st floor, 3-light on ground floor, all with
lattice leaded casements. Timber framed pargetted porch. Interior has a
cellar. The house was the laundry house and had drying green to N. No.
26 to W has lighter red brick and matching tiled roof but red relieving
arches to stone mullioned windows and projecting gabled crosswing and
diagonally set square shafts to chimneys. Carved brackets springing from
moulded corbels support gable ridge, purlins and wallplates. Similar
treatment of No. 28 formerly 3 houses with gabled timber porch on E.
Listing NGR: SP9923013426
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