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Hopper's Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Datchworth, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8482 / 51°50'53"N

Longitude: -0.158 / 0°9'28"W

OS Eastings: 526978

OS Northings: 218231

OS Grid: TL269182

Mapcode National: GBR J8Q.2VS

Mapcode Global: VHGP7.6TV0

Entry Name: Hopper's Hall

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356147

Location: Datchworth, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG3

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Datchworth

Built-Up Area: Datchworth

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Datchworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 21 NE
(South side)
Datchworth Green
3/41 Hopper's Hall

House. c.1640 with minor additions and alterations. Timber frame on
brick base, rendered. Steeply pitched tiled roof. Large 3 cell lobby
entry with porch and stair wings. 2 storeys and attics. Original 2
storey entrance porch to right of centre, raised 6 panelled door in
architrave with small bracketed hood, first floor 2 light small pane
moulded flush frame casement. Hipped roof on porch. All other windows to
front are 6 light mullion and transom small pane moulded flush frame
casements. Continuous eaves cornice. Large axial stack behind entrance
bay is multiform stretcher bond with moulded capping. Similar smaller
stack slightly extruded at left end, also original. Right gable end
exposed plates and purlins. Rear elevation full height gabled stair wing
to rear of entrance bay, a low 1 storey and attic later C17 gabled wing
projects to rear of left or service bay, these are linked by a 1 storey
C20 flat roofed addition. Scattered small pane flush frame casements and
a 2 light gabled dormer to rear. Low gabled bakehouse addition extends
from left end. Interior: exposed framing with close studding and tension
braces, ogee stop chamfered axial bearers and fireplace lintel. Early
C18 open well stair with turned balusters, moulded ramped handrail.
(RCHM 1910: Pevsner 1977: RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2697818231

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

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