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The Old Moot House

A Grade II Listed Building in St Albans, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7521 / 51°45'7"N

Longitude: -0.3396 / 0°20'22"W

OS Eastings: 514714

OS Northings: 207240

OS Grid: TL147072

Mapcode National: GBR H89.4Z6

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.27B5

Entry Name: The Old Moot House

Listing Date: 27 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163371

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1582 MARKET PLACE
(West Side)
No 25 (The old Moot House)
TL 1407 SE 9/87
II

Formerly No22. Incorperating Nos 2, 4 and 6 Upper Dagnall Street. C15 1st floor hall of considerbale size jettied at front and side over low ground floor, with dragon beam (now boxed in) at angle. Timber framed building whose external appearance has been much altered in C18. 2-window front, 8-window south return. [The 8th bay, which has a separate owner, is No 6 Upper Dagnall street. (qv)]. High pitched, hipped, tiled roof moulded wood eaves cornice. 1st floor plastered, with mock timber framing on the surface. C18 sash windows with glazing bars in slightly projecting, moulded frames. Early C20 shop fronts on ground floor. Inside, a large number of exposed, heavy posts and beams, and much close stuffing. The tile beams of the roifinal roof truss have been removed but the moulded posts on 1st floor show the tenon holes. A 1st floor ceiling has been inserted about 3 ft above tie beam level, but in the new attic the chamfered and moulded collar beams of the original open roof truss remain.

Listing NGR: TL1471007243

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