History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

59, 61, 63 and 65, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Markyate, Hertfordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8373 / 51°50'14"N

Longitude: -0.4618 / 0°27'42"W

OS Eastings: 506079

OS Northings: 216523

OS Grid: TL060165

Mapcode National: GBR G5N.Q38

Mapcode Global: VHFRS.Y27W

Entry Name: 59, 61, 63 and 65, High Street

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157936

Location: Markyate, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Markyate

Built-Up Area: Markyate

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Markyate Street St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in
Markyate

Listing Text

MARKYATE HIGH STREET
TL 0616
(East side)
8/157 Nos. 59, 61, 63, 65
26.1.67 (Formerly listed as No. 59, No. 61,
No. 63, No. 65)
GV
II

House and adjoining inn, now 4 houses. C17 or earlier, C18 brick fronts
and parallel rear ranges, C19 shopfront to No. 61. Timber frame, red
brick casing to Nos. 59, 61, 63 and similar rear ranges. No. 65
chequered red and grey brick. Steep old red tile roofs, rear ranges
hipped. Nos. 59-63 have uniform fronts with wide carriageway through N
end of block. 2-storeys, facing W. 2-light small pane Yorkshire sliding
casement to 1st floor fine gauged eliptical wide red brick arch with
keystone and impost blocks to carriageway. Sash windows generally with
4/8 panes to 1st floor and 8/8 panes to ground floor. Eaves cornice to
front. Small neat shop window to No. 61 with pilasters and entablature.
Small pointed door hoods and plank door to No. 59, 6-panels fielded door
to No. 61, and panelled half-glazed door to No. 63. Exposed in
carriageway heavy flat joists on heavy axial beam, and fully framed
partition on S side. S gable of No. 63 has timbers exposed of a collar
truss and clasped-purlin roof. No. 65, the Plough Inn up to c.1918, is
of 2 storeys, 3 windows wide, with central door. 2-light casement
windows with cambered arches to ground floor. Battened door with broad
reeded surround mitred at the corners and with a projecting cornice.
Interior has C17 staircase and panelling. (Coote (1977)24).


Listing NGR: TL0607916523

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.