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Old Brewery the Brew House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitwell, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8753 / 51°52'31"N

Longitude: -0.2777 / 0°16'39"W

OS Eastings: 518660

OS Northings: 221043

OS Grid: TL186210

Mapcode National: GBR H6V.8MQ

Mapcode Global: VHGP5.44K6

Plus Code: 9C3XVPGC+4W

Entry Name: Old Brewery the Brew House

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162932

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Built-Up Area: Whitwell

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(North side)

12/140 Nos. 22 (Old Brewery),
27.5.68 and 24 (The Brew House)


House, now 2 houses. Early C17, renovated early C18 ('1702' carved on
beam), top storey and brick front c.1800 when extended to E and divided.
Timber frame roughcast, with sandy red brick front, low red brick
extension to E and white weatherboarded C20 rear extension. Slate roofs,
hipped on house. A 3-cells, lobby-entry, E crosswing plan house facing
S, with extra lobby taken out of E side of middle room when E wing
extended and divided off as a separate house. Formal brick S front with
3-storeys and moulded cornice below parapet. 3 windows wide. Recessed
sash windows with rubbed flat arches and 4/4 panes to 2nd floor, 8/8
panes to 1st floor, and triple sashes at each end of front, 8/8 sash in
middle, and 2 re-used early C18 (? 1702) pedimented doorcases to the
6-panel flush-bead doors. Eared architraves and swelled frieze. Large
internal chimney a third from W end has 4 diagonally set square shafts
concealed by heightening of house. Chamfered axial beam with bar-stop. E
extension was used as a straw plait school in the C19. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1866021043

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