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No 5 and Well and Wellhouse on North

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8188 / 51°49'7"N

Longitude: -0.5732 / 0°34'23"W

OS Eastings: 498443

OS Northings: 214316

OS Grid: SP984143

Mapcode National: GBR F4C.ZWY

Mapcode Global: VHFRR.0KV1

Entry Name: No 5 and Well and Wellhouse on North

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157742

Location: Little Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Little Gaddesden

Built-Up Area: Little Gaddesden

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

LITTLE GADDESDEN RINGSHALL
SP 91 SE (West side)

1/211 No. 5 and Well
- and Wellhouse on N

GV II

House and well and wellhouse adjoining on N. Well early C19 in its
present form. House probably C15 former aisled hall altered in C17 and
C18 centuries and divided in C19 as Nos. 5 and 6. Timber frame brick
cased with steep old red tile roofs. Wellhouse timber framed with
herringbone red brick infill, linking Nos. 5 and 3, with tiled roof and
gabled central entrance. Tall wood-cased pump with finial and panelled
front (W) and rear, panelled stone rectangular trough, and wrought-iron
S-curved handle on N side. No. 5 extends into the S end of this
structure. House of 1½ storeys facing W with lobby-entry, internal
chimney plan, stair to rear of stack, rear outshut, axial floor beams,
and 2 3-light casement windows at different heights, central door
(disused), blocked door at end and present door at N with a window to
RH to extension in wellhouse. 3 gabled dormers at eaves and central
chimney in the front roofslope. Interior said to have massive tie-beam
with rebated moulded crown post and 4-way bracing. Collar-purlin with
splayed and tabled joint, and surviving aisle. (RCHM Typescript).


Listing NGR: SP9844314316

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

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