History in Structure

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

Hollow Hedge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovingdon, 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.


Latitude: 51.7043 / 51°42'15"N

Longitude: -0.5187 / 0°31'7"W

OS Eastings: 502454

OS Northings: 201653

OS Grid: TL024016

Mapcode National: GBR G7B.1PF

Mapcode Global: VHFSB.YFMC

Entry Name: Hollow Hedge

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157557

Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Bovingdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bovingdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

TL 00 SW (North side)

6/30 Hollow Hedge

- II

House. Early C17, or earlier (deed of 1625 refers), brick front C18, W
end and rear extension c.1950. Timber frame, brick cased, with steep old
red tile roof (said to have replaced thatch). A 2-storeys, 2-bays house
facing S with external E gable chimney and 2-storeys W extension, tall
NW rear extension and lower NE rear outshut. Front has 3 3-light
casement windows and gabled tiled porch to door into E bay. Interior has
exposed timber frame of 2-bays with straight braces from jowled posts to
wavy tie-beams and strutted collars to clasped-purlin roof. Wide panels
to walls. Squint-butted scarf in wallplate. Chamfered axial floor beams
with chamfered and stopped joists. (Roberts(1975)No.31).

Listing NGR: TL0245401653

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

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.