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66, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Buntingford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9489 / 51°56'55"N

Longitude: -0.0202 / 0°1'12"W

OS Eastings: 536161

OS Northings: 229668

OS Grid: TL361296

Mapcode National: GBR K8W.V00

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.L8NV

Entry Name: 66, High Street

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Last Amended: 6 July 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159768

Location: Buntingford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Buntingford

Built-Up Area: Buntingford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Layston with Buntingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 3629 BUNTINGFORD HIGH STREET
(east side)

7/26 No 66
(formerly listed as No 66
19.10.51 (Tudor Cottage)

GV II*


House. C16. Timber frame on low chamfered plastered sill,
roughcast but exposed framing on front with white roughcast
panels. Steep red tiled roof. C20 plastered and pantiled 1-
storey lean-to addition. A 2-storeys, 3-bays, 2-cell, central
chimney plan, lobby-entry house facing W with a continuous front
jetty. 3 windows long front with exposed close-studded frame on
both floors, tension brace at N end, heavy bull-nose joists, 4
heavy knee-braces on bay-posts below jetty, central 3-light
ovolo-moulded lattice leaded original window in middle bay,
rather larger C17 3-light mullioned windows with rectangular
quarries and iron casement to each end bay on 1st floor. Wide
battened door (renewed) in moulded 4-centred arched doorway with
carved spandrels. Large 3-light mullioned and leaded casement
window to right of door. Shallow canted oriel to left of similar
construction but on older moulded bracket sill. Interior has
stair to rear of stack, axial ceiling beams, T-plan late C17 red
brick central chimney probably replacing one of timber. A
little-altered late-medieval small house with framing exposed.
(RCHM (1911) 140 No 11: RCHM Typescript).


Listing NGR: TL3616129668

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