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Latitude: 52.0411 / 52°2'28"N
Longitude: -0.153 / 0°9'10"W
OS Eastings: 526777
OS Northings: 239690
OS Grid: TL267396
Mapcode National: GBR J66.XW2
Mapcode Global: VHGN8.9YHN
Entry Name: Plait Hall
Listing Date: 19 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174928
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162147
Location: Ashwell, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG7
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Ashwell
Built-Up Area: Ashwell
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ashwell
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 2639 ASHWELL HIGH STREET
8/16 No. 40
27.5.68 (Plait Hall)
House. Mid and late C17, recased mid C19. Roughcast. Slate roof. 2 white
brick ridge chimney stacks. Timber frame. Original brick plinth. 2
storeys and attics. 5 flush sash windows, mostly 6/6-pane with thin
glazing bars. The 2nd and 4th bays are extended up as wide gabled eaves
dormers. 2nd bay from right has a flush panel door with moulded frame
and scrolled bracket hood. Internally the central section is mid C17,
showing chamfer-stopped axial beam. But stack inserted on right in late
C17. To right of this is late C17 bay, evidently built as a kitchen.
Straight braces to clasped purlin roof in upper part. Former plaiting
school. (RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL2677739689
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