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Long Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Wymondley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9436 / 51°56'37"N

Longitude: -0.235 / 0°14'6"W

OS Eastings: 521412

OS Northings: 228708

OS Grid: TL214287

Mapcode National: GBR J7G.1DN

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.WD3V

Entry Name: Long Close

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162761

Location: Wymondley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Wymondley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Wymondley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 2128 (North side)
Great Wymondley

10/149 Long Close

House. C16 or earlier, altered late C17, NE rear wing C19, E end and NW
rear wing C20 re-using old timbers. Timber frame exposed on 1st floor,
red brick NE rear wing and casing to ground floor. Steep old red tile
roofs, slate roof to NE wing. A long, 2-storeys house, set back from
road-junction, facing S. Large external W gable chimney, and an internal
chimney near the middle of the house, rising in the rear roofslope. S
front has 3 windows to each floor, close-studding on the 1st floor with
plastered panels, 6 structural bays, gabled porch to door with E part,
and door position marked by 2-lights window in E part. Flush casement
windows, lattice-leaded, with C18 iron opening light. 3-lights windows
generally, but 4-lights in middle on ground floor. W gable shows a
clasped-purlin roof structure with the purlins supported on a collar.
(RCHM (1911)106 item 7).

Listing NGR: TL2141228708

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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