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The Saddlery

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7848 / 51°47'5"N

Longitude: -0.5 / 0°29'59"W

OS Eastings: 503568

OS Northings: 210636

OS Grid: TL035106

Mapcode National: GBR G6D.0FH

Mapcode Global: VHFRZ.9D1M

Entry Name: The Saddlery

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157916

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

GREAT GADDESDEN LEIGHTON BUZZARD ROAD (A4146)
TL 0310
(West side)
10/137 The Saddlery
-

GV II

House and shop, now all one house. N wing along roadside c.1600 or
earlier, gabled E wing c.1700, and lower S extension in line with it
c.1750. Timber frame, cased in painted brickwork, stucco or
weatherboarding. Steep old red tile roofs. An L-shaped house, facing W,
of 2 storeys and 1 1/2 storeys. Cellar below former shop in E wing facing
the road. 2 gabled dormers at eaves on W side of S extension and below a
flush box sash window with 10/10 panes to LH and lean-to of painted
brick with glazed door. Large internal chimney with C18 top at junction
of E wing with S extension. Lower N wing now cased in painted brick on N
and painted brick infill on W end with jettied roughcast gable over.
This has a sash window of 3/3 panes and 2 2-light casements below.
Painted brick outshuts to rear. 2-light fixed window to upper floor of E
range on E each of 30 small panes. Interior has exposed framework,
remains of jetty along N side of N wing beside the road, and
ovolo-moulded plank doors. The upper room of the S extension has an open
timber roof and was formerly the village reading room. It has very wide
tapered king-posts to its trusses with side purlins carried on principal
rafters. Formerly Water End Post Office and Stores.


Listing NGR: TL0356810636

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