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Remains of Window and Wall Near Inner Edge of Moat West of Rye House Gatehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanstead Abbots, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7706 / 51°46'14"N

Longitude: 0.0064 / 0°0'22"E

OS Eastings: 538533

OS Northings: 209900

OS Grid: TL385099

Mapcode National: GBR KC1.VVR

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.2R6H

Entry Name: Remains of Window and Wall Near Inner Edge of Moat West of Rye House Gatehouse

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355972

Location: Stanstead Abbots, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, EN11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Built-Up Area: Hoddesdon

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)
15/3 Remains of window and wall
near inner edge of moat west
of Rye House Gatehouse


Fragment of wall with jambs and sill of window. Probably
architectural features from Rye House c1443 repositioned c1868 by
Henry Teale as part of his public pleasure garden. Limestone
with some brick in the walling, rendered on the W face but stone
faced on E. The jambs and sill of a Gothic stone window with
deep chamfered members. Rebates for glazing and iron supports.
Stone moulded string course below sill on E has ball ornaments in
a hollow chamfer. Part of the Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TL3853309900

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

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