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The Goat Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7488 / 51°44'55"N

Longitude: -0.339 / 0°20'20"W

OS Eastings: 514763

OS Northings: 206877

OS Grid: TL147068

Mapcode National: GBR H89.C3Y

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.29NP

Entry Name: The Goat Inn

Listing Date: 27 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163446

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abbey Parish of St Albans

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SOPWELL LANE
1. (North Side)
1582
No 37
(The Goat Inn)
TL 1406 NE 14/113

II


2.
C16 timber framed building with overhanging upper storey. 2 storeys and
basement, 2 windows, and additional 1st floor window in extension over
carriageway at right. Moderately high pitched, tiled roof (probably later
than body of house) with wood, modillioned eaves cornice. Plastered
1st floor, brick ground floor. Canted bay at ground floor right. Sash
or casement windows with glazing bars (some replaced). Shouldered brackets
to carriageway arches, and exposed timbers in walls of carriageway.
C18 extension to rear, of red brick with random, blue headers, high
pitched, tiled roof, replaced windows.
Inside, very close set studs and beams visible, including some carved,
chamfered and moulded beams and posts; there has been considerable
alteration since the C16 but much of the old building remains. 2 long,
rear extensions, one probably coeval with building, the other C18.


Listing NGR: TL1476306877

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