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Latitude: 52.0442 / 52°2'38"N
Longitude: -0.1555 / 0°9'19"W
OS Eastings: 526598
OS Northings: 240023
OS Grid: TL265400
Mapcode National: GBR J66.X2R
Mapcode Global: VHGN8.8W5B
Entry Name: Ashwell Bury
Listing Date: 9 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175337
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162185
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 24 SE ASHWELL MILL STREET
(North west side)
2/54 Ashwell Bury
Small country house. Early C19, extended late C19. Altered and extended
by Sir Edwin Lutyens 1922-26. White brick, rendered in white cement.
Stone quoins and floor band. Slate hipped roof. 4 red brick
stone-dressed chimney stacks. 2 storeys. 5 sash windows. Central Doric
style doorcase with segmental open pediment and fluted consoles. Above
is a triple sash window. To left end is a single storey addition with
stone corner pilasters and moulded stone cornice. Triple sash window.
Lead urns. Rear elevation with blank Tuscan Serliana motif. The house
has a deep eaves soffit with moulded architrave. Interior has a large
square staircase hall top-lit by octagonal dome. Upper walls have
glazing bar casements each side, the rear ones with mirrors. Front left
room with panelling and good classical fireplace by Lutyens. Another
Lutyens fireplace on rear left. (PEVSNER (1977)).
Listing NGR: TL2659840023
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