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Latitude: 51.902 / 51°54'7"N
Longitude: -0.1151 / 0°6'54"W
OS Eastings: 529779
OS Northings: 224287
OS Grid: TL297242
Mapcode National: GBR K9B.MQP
Mapcode Global: VHGP1.YGJ8
Entry Name: Box Hall
Listing Date: 24 November 1966
Last Amended: 31 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347951
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159629
Location: Benington, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Benington
Built-Up Area: Benington
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Benington
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 22 SE BENINGTON Benington
3/4 Box Hall
(formerly listed as
24.11.66 Box Hall Farmhouse)
House. Early Cl7, largely refaced and refenestrated in Cl9,
gable end of W wing rebuilt c1940. Red brick with steep old
red tile roofs. A large symmetrically planned E-shaped house
possibly large enough for 2 households, on the unit system.
2 storeys, facing S. Projecting gabled wings to right and loft
of 3 windows centre with small blocked windows at ends. Gabled
porch with battened front door. 3-light casement windows under
segmental arches. One window to each floor in wings. 2 large
external lateral chimneys at rear, each with 3 diagonal shafts.
Linked at base by later lean-to. Ovolo-mullioned windows survive
at W end (4-light) and rear (2-light). Interior: Ground floor
SW room. Wood panelled (panels full height and with bolection
moulding). Arched corner cupboard, with shaped shelves. East
of above, in lobby, arched corner cupboard with shaped shelves.
Various early types of door with moulded vertical boards. Also
Cl7 and C18 doors including 2 panelled, (one with fielded panels
of early type). 2 straight staircases. Outhouse to W not of
Listing NGR: TL2977924287
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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