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38, Gaddesden Row

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7985 / 51°47'54"N

Longitude: -0.4654 / 0°27'55"W

OS Eastings: 505920

OS Northings: 212203

OS Grid: TL059122

Mapcode National: GBR G67.94F

Mapcode Global: VHFRZ.W2B4

Entry Name: 38, Gaddesden Row

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157864

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP2

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0l SE
(North side)
4/82 No. 38

House. C16, altered later C17, brick W part early C18, renovated c.1980.
Timber frame on brick sill faced with red brick on ground floor and red
tilehanging with scalloped band on 1st floor, W end in red brick
chequered with vitrified blue headers. Steep old red tile roofs. A
2-storeys house set back from road facing S with higher W part's roof
carried down as catslide to front sheltering a corner porch. A 2-bays
structure probably formerly open to roof with floor inserted and W end
chimney added in later C17. Early C18 W service bay possibly replaces
flimsier lower one, as decorative rib on W face of chimney now in attic
of W extension. S front has gabled dormer at W and 2, 2-light casement
windows. 3-light casements to ground floor. Large internal chimney
emerges in higher roof next to lower part. Interior has jowled posts,
straight heavy braces to tie beams, straight-tension braces in long
walls, wide-spaced studs exposed in front and rear walls on both floors,
chamfered axial beams with hollow stops and heavy squared joists,
squint-butted scarf joints in wall-plates, clasped-purlin roof with
collar-and-queen-strut trusses, and straight wind-braces. Interior
full-height framed partition divides 2 bays of older part. Large open
fireplace serves only hall (middle room) and stairs to cellar and 1st
floor beside chimney on S. Deep well in cellar below W end.

Listing NGR: TL0592012203

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

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