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A Grade II Listed Building in Tempsford, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.163 / 52°9'46"N

Longitude: -0.3024 / 0°18'8"W

OS Eastings: 516216

OS Northings: 252990

OS Grid: TL162529

Mapcode National: GBR H3B.8CX

Mapcode Global: VHGML.QW0R

Entry Name: Gannocks

Listing Date: 31 October 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38464

Location: Tempsford, Central Bedfordshire, SG19

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Tempsford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tempsford with Little Barford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1652 - 1653 (Church End)
10/95 & 9/95
No. 15 (Gannocks)
House, thought to have been an inn. C16 with later reworkings. RH wing has
substantial timber framing exposed with colourwashed brick infilling.
Elsewhere building is encased in colourwashed brick. Clay tile roofs. 2-
storeyed T-plan structure with 2 storey and attics gable projecting from LH
giving appearance of H-plan. Central block has 4-light casement and 6-panel
door to ground floor, and 2-light casement to first floor. RH gable is
jettied at first floor level and has ogival bracing. 4-light casement to
ground floor, 3-light casement to first floor. LH gable has brick band at
first floor level and timber framing exposed at attic level (less substantial
than that of RH gable). Ground floor has canted bay containing sashes with
glazing bars. First floor has 3-light casement, attic has 2-light casement.
All casements have leaded lights 2 red brick multiple ridge stacks, both at
junctions with cross-wings. C20 addition to LH, of timber frame and red brick
infill, incorporates C16 moulded timbers from Tempsford Chantry House
(demolished 1939).

Listing NGR: TL1621652990

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

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