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The Chequers Restaurant

A Grade II Listed Building in Three Rivers, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6378 / 51°38'16"N

Longitude: -0.4686 / 0°28'6"W

OS Eastings: 506073

OS Northings: 194333

OS Grid: TQ060943

Mapcode National: GBR 1S.DJS

Mapcode Global: VHFSR.T3M8

Entry Name: The Chequers Restaurant

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158772

Location: Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Town: Three Rivers

Electoral Ward/Division: Rickmansworth Town

Built-Up Area: Rickmansworth

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Rickmansworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 0694 SW RICKMANSWORTH CHURCH STREET
(East side)
Rickmansworth

13/129 No. 21
(The Chequers
Restaurant)

GV II


House, now restaurant. Probably early C16, floored and heated in C17.
Extended and refronted in late C19. Timber frame, whitewashed brick
front. Tiled roof. Originally a 2 bay open hall. 1 storey and attic.
Central entrance with key blocked and moulded segmental head. Similar
heads to large ground floor windows in reveals. 2 half dormers with
casements interrupted by a timber transom at eaves level. Bargeboarded
gables. Dentilled brick eaves. Truncated stack to right, originally
external. C19 wing to rear right with dentilled eaves and hipped roof.
Some framing exposed to rear. Interior: evidence of originally jettied
front, large inglenook, stop chamfered ground floor binding beam. Jowled
posts, curved braces to cambered tie beams. Queen strut clasped purlin
roof with curved and straight wind braces.


Listing NGR: TQ0607394333

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