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77, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in St Margarets, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7882 / 51°47'17"N

Longitude: 0.0037 / 0°0'13"E

OS Eastings: 538295

OS Northings: 211849

OS Grid: TL382118

Mapcode National: GBR KBV.V1P

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.0BS0

Entry Name: 77, High Street

Listing Date: 11 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355912

Location: Stanstead Abbots, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Built-Up Area: St Margarets

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north side)
Stanstead Abbots village
13/14 No 77


House. C16 or early C17, altered and extended in later C18 or
early C19. Timberframed and plastered, red brick gable-ends.
Steep pitched roof at present covered in bit felt and battens,
red tiled timber oriel on W end, and 3 slate roofed gabled
dormers. 2-storeys and attics house beside the road at the
bridge approach. Originally a 2-room plan with central chimney,
lobby entrance, and entrance on N. W-bay added C18 or early C19
when the house was heightened and given present appearance. 3-
window front plastered. 2-light V-headed flush casements to
upper floor. Rectangular, flat-topped 4-light bay window on left
of ground floor with a wide window to its right with C20 metal
casement. 3 small gabled dormers on upper roofslope with cusped
bargeboards and large pendants. Off-centre small metal window on
W with 2-light wooden oriel over. Small window in gable with
segmental arch. Cusped bargeboard and pendant. Inside: 2
brackets projecting from E side of chimney, and different floor
levels on the 1st floor indicate the E part was probably built
open to the roof with a wooden chimney, the W bay (now the
centre) being 2-storeyed with a chamber over a parlour or service
room. The stair was probably in the SW corner. Brick chimney
may have been inserted in C18/C19. Chimney at present removed
above roof.

Listing NGR: TL3829511849

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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