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Shiptons

A Grade II Listed Building in Gilston, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7894 / 51°47'21"N

Longitude: 0.0988 / 0°5'55"E

OS Eastings: 544851

OS Northings: 212161

OS Grid: TL448121

Mapcode National: GBR LD9.MT6

Mapcode Global: VHHM6.N9L3

Entry Name: Shiptons

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348043

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159903

Location: Gilston, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM20

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Gilston

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Gilston with Eastwick

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 4412 GILSTON EASTWICK ROAD
(south side)
Pye Corner

9/13 No 29
(Shiptons)
-

GV II


House. C17 or earlier, Gothicised in early C19, modern rear
lean-to. One and a half storeys, timberframed, plastered house
facing N. Steep old red tiled gabled roof with large square
chimney one third from the W end, and 3 gabled dormers on the
front wall plate. Appears to have a 3-unit plan with unheated
service room at E end and entrance door moved eastwards.
Described as a house and shop in the 1846 Tithe Award (HRO). C19
cusped bargeboards with moulded pendants. Plank door in raised
plaster surround under lefthand dormer. Similar surrounds to 2
windows. 2-light flush wooden mullioned windows with cast iron
lattice casements to Ground floor. Diamond lattice leaded lights
to 2-light dormer window, each with an iron opening light. An
interesting small timberframed house. Part of picturesque group
opposite the Plume of Feathers P H.


Listing NGR: TL4485112161

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