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The Wheatsheaf Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7217 / 51°43'18"N

Longitude: -0.5305 / 0°31'49"W

OS Eastings: 501603

OS Northings: 203574

OS Grid: TL016035

Mapcode National: GBR G73.4NX

Mapcode Global: VHFS4.RZDJ

Entry Name: The Wheatsheaf Public House

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157554

Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Bovingdon

Built-Up Area: Bovingdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bovingdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0103 (South side)

10/27 The Wheatsheaf PH


House, now a Public House. C17, lower C19 additions at N. Timber frame
plastered with painted brick to ground floor and steep old red tile roof.
Slate roof to painted brick N addition with weatherboarded and old red
tile single storey small building at N end next gate. A 2-storeys attic
and cellar internal chimney plan house facing E, of 2 cells with
additions up slope to N. 2 windows to each floor and lean-to porch to N
part of main building. Interior has exposed beams and joists. Side along
High Street probably originally jettied. Former lobby entrance blocked.
Jowled posts with curved braces. Clasped purlin roof with collar and
queen strut trusses. Old newel stair to attic. Chamfered floor beams
with run-out stops and flat joists. Single storey weatherboarded and
slaved or tiled roofed extensions to NW. (Roberts(1975)No.28).

Listing NGR: TL0160303574

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