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A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8092 / 51°48'33"N

Longitude: -0.4984 / 0°29'54"W

OS Eastings: 503617

OS Northings: 213352

OS Grid: TL036133

Mapcode National: GBR G60.DV0

Mapcode Global: VHFRS.9SVF

Entry Name: Bunkers

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157847

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP2

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW
(East side)
Jockey End
3/66 Bunkers
- II

House. C17, chimney later C17, renovated in later C20. Timber frame
exposed on 1st flcor with red brick infill. Ground floor renewed in red
brick. Steep old red tile roof. A 2-storeys and attics house facing N
with lobby entrance by stack a third from E end. A 3-cells plan with
unheated W room originally and stair probably to rear of chimney. Large
chimney rises through ridge with three conjoined square flues and
panelled side to front. 2 ground floor fireplaces and brick fireplace
with chamfered and hollow stopped lintel to chamber over hall. Irregular
fenestration with 4 small-pane casements to each floor. Bays have 4, 3,
5, and ?4 panels externally on front, the narrowest being an entrance-
and-chimney bay. Clasped-purlin roof with collars and square butted
scarf joints in purlins and wall-plate. Straight brace in front wall.
Bread oven said to have been destroyed for new staircase in entrance
lobby. Photographic evidence at house suggests a timber framed chimney
preceded the present brick one in the same narrow bay. Axial floor
beams in rooms to each side of stack with higher degree of finish in E
end room, probably the parlour. Cross-beam in W end room.

Listing NGR: TL0361713352

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