History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

1 North Wing, 2 North Wing, South Wing and West Wing, at St Ibbs

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Ippolyts, Hertfordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9258 / 51°55'32"N

Longitude: -0.2638 / 0°15'49"W

OS Eastings: 519485

OS Northings: 226675

OS Grid: TL194266

Mapcode National: GBR J7M.64K

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.CVXK

Entry Name: 1 North Wing, 2 North Wing, South Wing and West Wing, at St Ibbs

Listing Date: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162659

Location: St. Ippolyts, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Ippolyts

Built-Up Area: Hitchin

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Ippolyts

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in
Hitchin

Listing Text

ST IPPOLLITTS LONDON ROAD
TL 12 NE (West side)

3/47 North Wing, 2 North Wing,
- South Wing, and West Wing,
at St. Ibbs

GV II

House, now 4 residences. C18, enlarged and converted to clergy house
c.1786 by Rev. Thomas Pinnock, alterations c.1801 for his successor
Rev. William Lax, C19 parallel rear range, S wing dated by plaque on E
end 'HAK 1914' converted and house sub-divided 1965-70. Stucco lined as
ashlar. Rear range and S wing in red brick. Steep pitched hipped slate
roofs. Tiled roof to S wing. A large 2-storeys and attics house, set
back in its grounds, facing E, with 2 parallel ranges and S wing
extending to W from SW corner. Symmetrical E front has 3-windows wide
centre, projecting central porch and slightly higher projecting wings.
Plat-band arched-up over ground floor windows, plinth, moulded cornice
at eaves level below parapet. Plat-band carried round single-storey
central porch. Pillared Doric entrance in stucco with echinus moulded
capitals, reeded architrave and triglyphs to entablature slightly
recessed sash windows with square heads to centre now with 2/2 panes.
Venetian windows to wings with semi-circular central lights on ground
floor but segmental arched on 1st floor. 6-panels fielded door up 3
steps. Large semi-circular projecting 2-storeys bay with garden entrance
on N side of N wing. Parallel rear wing has dentilled cornice and sash
windows with 6/6 panes and blind boxes to 1st floor. Canted bay window
to ground floor on W and similar 2-storeys bay on N end. Entrance in S
end of this range by half-glazed door with segmental radial fanlight and
moulded flat hood on scrolled brackets. Possibly a coaching inn called
The Magpie or The White Swan before conversion to clergy house in 1786.
(Inf Mrs. Rance) .


Listing NGR: TL1948526675

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.