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Jolly Fisherman Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in St Margarets, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7878 / 51°47'16"N

Longitude: 0.0025 / 0°0'9"E

OS Eastings: 538218

OS Northings: 211799

OS Grid: TL382117

Mapcode National: GBR KBV.TQG

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.0B6B

Plus Code: 9F32Q2Q3+42

Entry Name: Jolly Fisherman Public House

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355988

Location: Stanstead St. Margarets, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanstead St Margarets

Built-Up Area: St Margarets

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Amwell with St Margaret's

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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ST MARGARETS (south side)
St Margarets village
13/32 No 8
(Jolly Fisherman PH)


Public house. C18 or earlier, extended and given present
appearance c1843 when name changed from George and Dragon to
Railway Tavern. Present name in 1948. From 1636 to 1918 the
site formed part of the Baesh Charity and in 1736 a row of
cottages is said to have been replaced by the present public
house (Herts Mercury 8.7.1977, 52: Heath (1980) 82). A long L-
shaped 2-storeys building with main range facing N. Stucco,
probably on a timberframe, with a steep old red tile roof, 5-bay
structure with cross-beams, but axial beam in wider E bay.
Internal gable chimneys and small central chimney. Symmetrical
5-window front with central door in thickened stuccoed panel, and
1-storey canted bay windows at each end. Sash windows. Shallow
2-storeys mid C19 rear lean-to with grey brick walls dentilled
eaves, slate roof and 2-light cast iron casements. In similar
materials a lower 2-storeys gabled rear wing at SE with slate 1-
storey lean-to at S.

Listing NGR: TL3821811799

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