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The Courtyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8712 / 51°52'16"N

Longitude: 0.1554 / 0°9'19"E

OS Eastings: 548489

OS Northings: 221373

OS Grid: TL484213

Mapcode National: GBR LCD.Q3N

Mapcode Global: VHHLV.N71D

Plus Code: 9F32V5C4+F5

Entry Name: The Courtyard

Listing Date: 11 July 1983

Last Amended: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160984

ID on this website: 101102377

Location: Bishop's Stortford, East Hertfordshire, CM23

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Bishop's Stortford

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Stortford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bishops Stortford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(North Side)

The Courtyard
TL 4821 SW:2/93


C17 and later former malthouse and stables to Vyse Court converted to billiard room
and servants' accommodation, mid-late C19. Range at right angles to street. Red
brick, stone dressings, slate roof. Single storey. West elevation to garden of Vyse
Court has large mullioned and transomed bay window on north and two Gothic arch
doorways on south, one with carved foliage, birds and animals. Other Tudor style
windows. Flint panels in parapet. Slated flat top ventilator at north. Interior.
Large former billiard room has Doric screen on south and stuccoed beam ceiling with
fruit and flower ornament. Walls with re-used C17 scratch moulded oak panelling. At
north end is a Jacobean fireplace with strapwork Ionic side pilasters, ovolo cornice
and a 2 field overmantel with rich strapwork and entablature.

Listing NGR: TL4848921373

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