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Latitude: 51.7914 / 51°47'28"N
Longitude: -0.5195 / 0°31'10"W
OS Eastings: 502206
OS Northings: 211338
OS Grid: TL022113
Mapcode National: GBR G65.MGM
Mapcode Global: VHFRY.Y77K
Entry Name: St Margaret's House
Listing Date: 19 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1101235
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157905
Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1
Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
GREAT GADDESDEN ST. MARGARET'S
TL 01 SW
3/126 No. 5
(St. Margaret's House)
House. Early C18, converted to 2 houses in C19, united and S wing added
c.1980. Red brick with steep old red tile roof. Some timber framing in N
gable. A small 2-storeys house of 2 structural bays, facing E, with rear
outshut, end chimneys, and 2 storeys gabled S wing projecting to front.
The wing has a casement window on each floor. The main house has
segmental arches to all windows, 3 1st floor casement windows of 2:1:2
lights. 2 2-light windows to ground floor and formerly 2 doors between
them. RH door now a window: LH door in use with C18 raised and fielded
4-panel door under small gabled porch. The offset plinth continues
inside the rear outshut which probably is not original. The interior has
exposed joists on both floors indicating former attics above. Axial
beams above ground floor: cross beams above 1st floor. Inserted stair in
LH part cuts through chamfer of axial beam showing it is not original.
Clasped-purlin 2-bays roof structure with inclined straight queen-posts
to central truss (without collar) and straight wind-braces to the
purlins of large scantling. Formerly numbered 5, and 6.
Listing NGR: TL0220611338
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