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St Ibbs Bush

A Grade II Listed Building in St Ippolyts, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9254 / 51°55'31"N

Longitude: -0.2635 / 0°15'48"W

OS Eastings: 519507

OS Northings: 226631

OS Grid: TL195266

Mapcode National: GBR J7M.66W

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.DV2W

Entry Name: St Ibbs Bush

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162663

Location: St. Ippolyts, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Ippolyts

Built-Up Area: Hitchin

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Ippolyts

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 12 NE (West side)
St. Ibbs

3/51 St. Ibbs Bush


House. C18, altered and extended 1818 for Sir Francis Willis. Grounds
extended 1820 over disused Quaker graveyard to S. House traditionally
said to have served formerly as meeting house. Red brick in Flemish-bond
and red rubbed flat arches. Hipped roofs of red tile. Slate roofs to
link on S and to stable block. A large 2-storeys and attics house set
back from road on a rise facing E with a double-pile plan and projecting
wings. Tall rectangular coach house block linked by lower stable to SE
corner. Lower rectangular service block attached to N with twin hipped
roofs. Symmetrical E front with 2 box dormers behind parapet to recessed
centre. Shaped brackets to plastered soffit of wide eaves all round. 3
windows wide front with sash windows, small panes. Triple sashes of 2/2:
6/6:2/2 panes. Central entrance with wide segmental arched head over
fanlight, narrow side-light and moulded 6-panels door up 2 moulded stone
steps. Reeded frame with corner blocks. Narrow single-light window in
angle on each floor. (Inf Mrs. Rance).

Listing NGR: TL1950726631

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

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