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A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9728 / 51°58'22"N

Longitude: -0.0277 / 0°1'39"W

OS Eastings: 535571

OS Northings: 232323

OS Grid: TL355323

Mapcode National: GBR K8N.CSL

Mapcode Global: VHGNQ.GNPZ

Plus Code: 9C3XXXFC+4W

Entry Name: Popeswell

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160268

Location: Buckland, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Buckland

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Reed and Buckland

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(East side)

1/47 Popeswell

House. Later C17, N end C19 altered to single storey in C20. Timber
frame on black plastered plinth, roughcast with dark weatherboarded S
end and steep thatched roof. A long, 2-storeys, originally 3-cells,
internal-chimney, lobby-entry plan house, extended by one bay to N and
by rear outshuts, facing W with an annular wellhead just outside front
door. 4 windows to each floor, battened door in middle with a gabled
thatched hood, 2-light flush casements, upper 2 to left and lower 2 to
right have small-paned cast iron casements, wooden divided casements to
upper right, steel casements to lower left, French window with
sidelights to single-volume N end with internal gable chimney. Interior
has stepped jowled posts, clasped-purlin roof and face-halved bladed
scarf joint in wallplate. Chamfered axial floor beams and squared
joists. Back-to-back fireplaces with plastered conical chimney in narrow
bay on 1st floor. Fireplace has 2 recesses in back with rounded corbels
to head and similar shaped lower lip. Former S service-room thrown into
middle room and a single long chamfered axial beam inserted.

Listing NGR: TL3557132323

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