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Latitude: 51.8522 / 51°51'7"N
Longitude: -0.2318 / 0°13'54"W
OS Eastings: 521880
OS Northings: 218541
OS Grid: TL218185
Mapcode National: GBR J8F.VLD
Mapcode Global: VHGP5.XPTZ
Entry Name: The Bury
Listing Date: 9 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347253
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161952
Location: Codicote, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Codicote
Built-Up Area: Oaklands
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Codicote
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 2118 CODICOTE BURY LANE
10/5 The Bury
House, now sheltered housing for old people. Soon afer 1659. Red
brick. Built double pile. Machine tile hipped roofs behind C18
parapet. Sauare plan. 3 storeys over basement. Floor bands.
Aluminium sash windows, 3 on each elevation. SW front has arched
brick panels in the lower storeys and a 2-storeyed pilastered
centre piece with Doric and Ionic orders on pedestals. Niches in
outer bays. Top entablature with pediment and ball finials.
Late C18 doorcase with pulvinated frieze and dentilled cornice.
The roof shows 2 tall red brick chimney stacks with grouped
square shafts. Lobby entrances to ground floor centre bays on NW
and SE sides. Extremely good interior: large open-well staircase
with tapering fluted balusters. Pendant newels have fretwork
arch heads between them. Similar arch to front lobby. Original
oak doors to 1st and 2nd floors with ovolo-moulded rails and
muntins. Ground floor rooms with replacement panelling and
exposed ceiling beams. Larqe c1978 rear extensions. (Pevsner
(1977); RCHM Typescript)
Listing NGR: TL2188018541
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