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Sunnybank

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6502 / 51°39'0"N

Longitude: -0.5289 / 0°31'44"W

OS Eastings: 501873

OS Northings: 195622

OS Grid: TQ018956

Mapcode National: GBR G7W.K2S

Mapcode Global: VHFSJ.SS7B

Entry Name: Sunnybank

Listing Date: 16 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158750

Location: Chorleywood, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Chorleywood

Built-Up Area: Chorleywood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Chorleywood St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 09 NW CHORLEYWOOD SHIRE LANE
(Southeast side)
Chorleywood

5/109 Sunnybank
16.7.75

II


House. 1903-4 by C.F.A. Voysey for Dr. H.R.T. Fort. Roughcast brick,
stone and tile dressings. Tile roof. Arts and Crafts Style. Double gable
4 window front. Entrance to right with a large moulded hood projecting
on wood brackets, original door with top lights. Mullion windows with
stone surrounds and tile dripmoulds, leaded light casements, 2 lights to
right and 3 lights to left of entrance, 2 and 4 lights on first floor.
To left recessed in an arched entrance way with the tile dripmould
stepped up over the arch is original kitchen door with top lights. 2
lights to left and 3 lights to right of entrance. 2 and 3 lights on
first floor. Battered buttresses at ends and at centre. Crenellated
rainwater head at central valley. 3 light windows without stone mullions
inserted in each attic. Triple ventilation slits in gables. Central
axial ridge is taller and is hipped down to cross wings which have roof
swept down at both ends. Large cross axial roughcast stack with curved
cap behind left gable. Right return has a similar stack with 1 bay of 2
light casements. Garden front: 2 gables with fenestration and buttresses
as at front. Original glazed garden door to left. 1 light and datestone
to left, 4, 4 and 1 lights to right. First floor 4,3 and 1 lights
asymmetrically disposed. Inserted attic windows. Tall stack to right of
centre. Door with strap hinges in outshut to right. Left return from
right has 1 bay of 2 light casements and this 1 storey out shut with a
hipped roof. Another original door and a garage in front of which is a
paved yard with a blind arcaded wall to left. Interior: original
fireplaces, staircase, strap hinged doors, ventilation grates and
furnishings. Formerly known as Hollybank. (Pevsner 1977: D. Simpson:
C.F.A. Voysey, 1979).


Listing NGR: TQ0187395622

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