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Pendley Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Tring, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7968 / 51°47'48"N

Longitude: -0.6346 / 0°38'4"W

OS Eastings: 494256

OS Northings: 211789

OS Grid: SP942117

Mapcode National: GBR F4P.8CL

Mapcode Global: VHFRW.Y3CD

Entry Name: Pendley Manor

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355747

Location: Tring, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Tring

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tring

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 91 SW
(South side)
4/111 Pendley Manor
- II
Country house, now an adult educational centre. Rebuilt near site of old
house at old manorial site c.1874 by Walter F.K.Ryan for Joseph Grant
Williams Esq. '1875' on porch. Red brick with Bath stone dressings,
half-timbered jettied top half-storey, tilehung gables, and steep red
tiled roofs. A large asymmetrical 2 1/2 storeys Jacobean style house facing
E set in extensive grounds. Irregular E front has 3 gables and entrance
in base of a 3-storeys projecting square tower with ogee lead roof.
Stone mullioned and transomed windows. Elaborate carved stonework to
lower part with pairs of Jacobean tapering Ionic pilasters and
rusticated stonework over. Rectangular long projecting bay window on
right with 1st floor projection only over right hand part with segmental
pediment over. S front to garden has 3 gables and a bay with a broken
pediment beyond. Ornamental stucco panels and herringbone red brick
infill to red painted timber frame. Balustraded half-octogonal stone bay
with mullioned and transomed windows. Stone quoins at tall pilastered
red brick chimneys. Lower range on N end with terra cotta decorative
shafts and tilehanging. (Pevsner(1977)370).

Listing NGR: SP9425611789

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