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Latitude: 51.8212 / 51°49'16"N
Longitude: 0.0227 / 0°1'21"E
OS Eastings: 539507
OS Northings: 215551
OS Grid: TL395155
Mapcode National: GBR LCT.SNN
Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.BHW7
Entry Name: Overhill House
Listing Date: 24 January 1967
Last Amended: 30 September 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1089148
English Heritage Legacy ID: 356093
Location: Wareside, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Wareside
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Wareside Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 3915 WARE RURAL WARESIDE
10/9 Overhill House
(Formerly listed as
24.1.67 Lorelei, and No 1 (Cyndy)
under High Street)
House. C17 refronted in early C18, extended at N end c1800.
Timberframed and plastered with an old red tiled roof. A 2-
storeys, attics and cellar house facing E. Originally a small L-
shaped house with the front range of 2 rooms with staircase-hall
between and large kitchen in a rear wing with a large chimney
with oven at the junction of the ranges. A rear lateral chimney
served the right hand front room but the other was unheated.
Circa 1800 the house was extended to the N and a fireplace built
to heat the old S room. Stucco E front symmetrical with plinth,
quoins and modillion eaves. 3-windows with 1-window above 2 in
the N extension. Flush box sashes with 6/6 panes and moulded
cornices over the lower windows. Small paned triple casement to
right of central 6-panel door with fanlight in plain doorcase
with full entablature, swelled frieze and triangular pediment.
Roofs sweep down to l-storey at rear.
Listing NGR: TL3950715551
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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