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The Retreat

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6503 / 51°39'1"N

Longitude: -0.5152 / 0°30'54"W

OS Eastings: 502820

OS Northings: 195656

OS Grid: TQ028956

Mapcode National: GBR 02.LSJ

Mapcode Global: VHFSK.0SZ7

Entry Name: The Retreat

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158731

Location: Chorleywood, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Chorleywood

Built-Up Area: Chorleywood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Chorleywood St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(South side)

5/90 The Retreat


House. Probably late C16, part rebuilt C20. Timber framed core with
brick nogging, some rendering. Extended in brick. Tiled roofs. 2 bays
remain of once larger house with present rear addition replacing an
earlier structure. 2 storeys. To drive exposed posts, rail and studs.
Ground floor horizontal sliding sash. To right 1 bay 2 storey addition.
To left 1 storey addition. To garden exposed posts and rail, 3 ground
floor 2 light casements. First floor 2 light casement and a single
light. Rear gable end of early block has a C17 external stack with a
rebuilt cap, exposed tie beam, struts, collar and clasped purlins.
Interior: stop chamfered binding beam, curved braces to stop chamfered
cambered tie beam. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TQ0282095656

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

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