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Latitude: 51.7071 / 51°42'25"N
Longitude: -0.0544 / 0°3'15"W
OS Eastings: 534530
OS Northings: 202720
OS Grid: TL345027
Mapcode National: GBR KCQ.YWY
Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.0CL5
Entry Name: Cheshunt Great House (Remains)
Listing Date: 11 June 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1348371
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157317
Location: Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN7
Electoral Ward/Division: Rosedale and Bury Green
Built-Up Area: Cheshunt
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cheshunt
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 3402 : 11/43 11.6.54
C15 house, burnt 1965, at which time it consisted of one wing of
a courtyard house, containing a hall (formerly longer) with C15
timber roof with wind-braces and an early C18 staircase.
Exterior was cased in brick, 1762-72, and alterations made after
1806 when a Gothick entrance facade was added to S end of hall.
Cellar and portions of W wall remain. Red brick with modern
coping. 3 rooms each with marble flooring, that on N with some
patterned terracotta tiling, S room (undercroft to hall) has
black and white marble floor and remains of 5 stone and cemented-
brick octagonal columns with moulded bases and capitals. Remains
of attached octagonal staircase tower on SW angle. Some C15 roof
wind braces fixed to walls. Stone base of 1806 entrance
porch on S side. (Pevsner (1977) ).
Listing NGR: TL3453002720
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