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Sebright House and Sebright Cottage at Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Markyate, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8357 / 51°50'8"N

Longitude: -0.4604 / 0°27'37"W

OS Eastings: 506179

OS Northings: 216351

OS Grid: TL061163

Mapcode National: GBR G5N.Y5P

Mapcode Global: VHFRS.Y4Z3

Entry Name: Sebright House and Sebright Cottage at Rear

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157957

Location: Markyate, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Markyate

Built-Up Area: Markyate

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Markyate Street St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/03/2014

TL 0616

HIGH STREET (West side),
No. 76 (Sebright House) and Sebright Cottage at rear

(Formerly listed as The Sebright Arms)



Inn, now a private house, with cottage in former stable at rear. Mid C18, stable C19. An Inn until 1967. Fine red brickwork and low stucco plinth, stable plum brick, tilehanging to upper floor of rear wing on S side. Steep old red tile roofs, main range has a gambrel rear slope and pitched front slope. Symmetrical, 3-storeys, 3 windows wide, central entrance, end chimneys plan with stair central at rear and cranked 2-storeys rear service wing at SW. East front has 2-light small paned Yorkshire sliding casements to 2nd floor, recessed sash windows with 8/8 panes on 1st floor, and 2 triple-sash segmental bowed oriels windows to ground floor with 3/2: 9/6: 3/2 panes each. Flat gauged arches to all windows. Elaborate wooden doorcase with triangular dentilled pediment on fluted Doric pilasters, panelled reveals and archivolt, fan pattern semi-circular fanlight, moulded transom carried across reveals and entablature of pilasters, and 3-panels fielded door with top glazed. Formerly The Sebright Arms.

Listing NGR: TL0617916351

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

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