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Monks Pool

A Grade II Listed Building in Meppershall, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0125 / 52°0'44"N

Longitude: -0.3439 / 0°20'38"W

OS Eastings: 513754

OS Northings: 236186

OS Grid: TL137361

Mapcode National: GBR H50.XHL

Mapcode Global: VHGNC.0P13

Entry Name: Monks Pool

Listing Date: 16 January 1952

Last Amended: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136920

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37854

Location: Meppershall, Central Bedfordshire, SG17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Meppershall

Built-Up Area: Meppershall

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Meppershall

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


16.1.52 Monks Pool (formerly listed as
The Rectory)


House, formerly the rectory. Late C18, with C19 additions and alterations.
Stands in moated site, replacing an earlier building. Red brick. Clay tile
roofs. Double pile plan with 2-span roof, 2 storeys and attics. Later
outbuildings to rear of one storey and one storey and attics. SE elevation:
4-window range, flush sashes with glazing bars, ground floor ones with gauged
brick flat heads. Modillion cornice to eaves. Red brick ridge stack to
centre. Red brick external stack to RH gable end. SW elevation: irregularly
placed sash windows. 6-moulded-panel front door, surmounted by semicircular
fanlight with radiating glazing bars. This set within panelled round-arched
reveal, and flanked by pilasters supporting open pediment. Interior: rather
plain; 2 simple fireplaces and some panelled doors and reveals.

Listing NGR: TL1375436186

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

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