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78, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Walkern, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9205 / 51°55'13"N

Longitude: -0.1272 / 0°7'37"W

OS Eastings: 528891

OS Northings: 226317

OS Grid: TL288263

Mapcode National: GBR J7S.JNP

Mapcode Global: VHGNV.RZ3N

Entry Name: 78, High Street

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Last Amended: 31 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159695

Location: Walkern, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Walkern

Built-Up Area: Walkern

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Walkern

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 2826 WALKERN HIGH STREET
(west side)

7/14 No 78
(formerly listed as No 78
24.11.66 The Old Hawthornes)

GV II

House. Cl7 or earlier, NE wing early C18. Timber frame on
stucco sill, roughcast with steep old red tile roofs. A one and
a half storeys, 3-cell, central-chimney plan house with entrance
now in E gable end to road. One and a half storeys NE extension
with N gable chimney projecting a little. Large central chimney,
with oven off middle room, a third from E end. Tall conjoined
square shafts above roof. C20 small external chimney on S wall.
E front has gable on left with 2-light top hung leaded casement
above continuous dripboard at level of eaves. Lean-to timber
open porch to oak plank door (renewed). Gabled dormer on the
eaves to right with similar 2 light flush casement window below.
Gabled dormer to room over middle room, on S side, with 3 small
windows to ground floor. Tiled lean-to set back at W end. 3-bay
struture with side purl in roof. Similar roof to NE extension. A
most picturesque village house.


Listing NGR: TL2889126317

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