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Bird in Hand

A Grade II Listed Building in Braughing, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9089 / 51°54'32"N

Longitude: 0.0245 / 0°1'28"E

OS Eastings: 539360

OS Northings: 225309

OS Grid: TL393253

Mapcode National: GBR LBV.71L

Mapcode Global: VHHLL.C8TZ

Plus Code: 9F32W25F+HR

Entry Name: Bird in Hand

Listing Date: 22 February 1964

Last Amended: 24 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173089

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161210

Location: Braughing, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Braughing

Built-Up Area: Braughing

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Braughing

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Braughing village
(east side)

9/7 Nos 24, and 26
(Bird in Hand)
22.2.64 (formerly listed as The
Bird in Hand House No 26)


House, sometime a public house, now 2 properties. C17 or
earlier. Timber frame roughcast with stucco sill and lower part
of front faced in whitewashed brick. Steep old red tile roofs,
half hipped with gabled rear wing (No 24) at SE. Slate gambrel
roofed single-storey extension to rear wing. Single-storey
extension to N, timber framed and roughcast with weatherboarded
apron and old red tile roof. L-shaped plan with rear lateral
chimney for N end chimney at junction of wings. 3-unit plan
front range with door offset to S. 3 windows to 1st floor. 3-
light flush casements. 3-light sliding casement to right of door
and 5-light casement to N part of ground floor. Pilastered
doorcase with panelled and half-glazed door and moulded hood on
elaborate shaped brackets. 2 storeys rear wing (No 24) has 3-
light sliding casement over canted bow oriel window on S to left
of plank door with 3 small lights and flat hood on shaped
brackets. 2-light Yorkshire sliding window to right with small

Listing NGR: TL3936025309

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