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Old Wellbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Offley, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9549 / 51°57'17"N

Longitude: -0.341 / 0°20'27"W

OS Eastings: 514103

OS Northings: 229788

OS Grid: TL141297

Mapcode National: GBR H5S.JLQ

Mapcode Global: VHGNR.14L6

Entry Name: Old Wellbury

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163095

Location: Offley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Offley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Offley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

OFFLEY HEXTON ROAD
TL 12 NW (South side)
Wellbury Park

4/85 Old Wellbury
-
GV II

House. Early C17 E crosswing and N range, brick front range in angle
c.1700. Timber frame exposed only at rear with red brick infill,
roughcast elsewhere or brick cased. Steep old red tile roofs, on rear
range carried down over catslide outshut to rear NE. An irregular
2-storeys and attics house facing S, with gabled crosswing on E of front
and lower old rear range extending as a projection on W. This range has
a large internal chimney with back-to-back fireplaces in line with the
front entrance. Large external E side chimney to E crosswing. Internal W
gable chimney to brick front range. S front has 3 upper windows to brick
part with plat band and plaster cove at eaves, and one to the crosswing
with lower eaves. Gabled dormer on roofslope. A 4-lights window to left
of door and a canted bay window to wing. 2-light cross casement windows
to 1st floor, casements elsewhere. Flat hood to panelled door, 4 bays of
timber frame exposed at rear of rear wing. Clasped-purlin roof to
cross-wing. Brick wing has one room and stair hall. Moulded balusters to
stair with unusual flat-topped rail. (RCHM Typescript).


Listing NGR: TL1410329788

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