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Plait Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashwell, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0411 / 52°2'28"N

Longitude: -0.153 / 0°9'10"W

OS Eastings: 526777

OS Northings: 239690

OS Grid: TL267396

Mapcode National: GBR J66.XW2

Mapcode Global: VHGN8.9YHN

Plus Code: 9C4X2RRW+CR

Entry Name: Plait Hall

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162147

Location: Ashwell, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG7

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Ashwell

Built-Up Area: Ashwell

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ashwell

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(North side)
8/16 No. 40
27.5.68 (Plait Hall)


House. Mid and late C17, recased mid C19. Roughcast. Slate roof. 2 white
brick ridge chimney stacks. Timber frame. Original brick plinth. 2
storeys and attics. 5 flush sash windows, mostly 6/6-pane with thin
glazing bars. The 2nd and 4th bays are extended up as wide gabled eaves
dormers. 2nd bay from right has a flush panel door with moulded frame
and scrolled bracket hood. Internally the central section is mid C17,
showing chamfer-stopped axial beam. But stack inserted on right in late
C17. To right of this is late C17 bay, evidently built as a kitchen.
Straight braces to clasped purlin roof in upper part. Former plaiting
school. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2677739689

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