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The Chequers

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7076 / 51°42'27"N

Longitude: -0.3856 / 0°23'8"W

OS Eastings: 511644

OS Northings: 202221

OS Grid: TL116022

Mapcode National: GBR H8M.Z73

Mapcode Global: VHFSF.8BHS

Entry Name: The Chequers

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172983

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158664

Location: Abbots Langley, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD25

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Abbots Langley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Leavesden All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(South side)

4/17 The Chequers


House. Early to mid C16, extended C17. Timber frame, rendered brick
casing, part weatherboarded. Tiled roof. 3 bays, left bay probably an
open hall originally, extended by 2 bays to right, floored and heated in
C17. 1 storey and attic. Central entrance with later gabled porch. 2
ground floor 2 light flush frame timber casements. Two 2 light casements
in gabled dormers to centre and left. Ridge of left bay slightly lower.
Right bay is weatherboarded. Cross axial C17 stack with rebuilt cap
where 2 builds meet. Left gable end has exposed frame, 4 large panels
with mid rail, cambered tie beam, struts to collar clasping purlins,
inserted casement. Right gable end has exposed truss. To rear early bay
is part weatherboarded, part brick cased with exposed studs below a long
5 light casement. C17 bays project further, a 3 light casement, 2 light
gabled dormer. Attached to right a low outshut. Formerly a public house.
C20 flat roofed addition to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL1164402221

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