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The Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buntingford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9472 / 51°56'49"N

Longitude: -0.0191 / 0°1'8"W

OS Eastings: 536245

OS Northings: 229485

OS Grid: TL362294

Mapcode National: GBR K8W.VBY

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.MB84

Entry Name: The Gate House

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295921

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159754

Location: Buntingford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Buntingford

Built-Up Area: Buntingford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Layston with Buntingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/12 No 22
(The Gate House)


House. Early C18, street front cased in brick in C19. Timber
frame on red brick sill, roughcast with weatherboarded apron and
old red tile roof to front part, slated to rear part. Grey gault
brick street facade. 2 narrow, 2-storeys adjacent blocks
extending E from street and covered by 4 pitched roofs parallel
with street. Probably originating as accommodation for the
Grammar School formerly at No 20. Now entered from N but rear
block has an C18 entrance door on S with a 5-panel raised and
fielded door up to 4 swept stone steps, panelled pilaster and a
flat hood. 3 projecting red brick chimneys on S side, with flush
box sash windows and 6/6 panes in front block but 3-light
mullioned and transomed window with leaded glazing in rear block.
Formal 3-windows, 2 storeys and parapet C19 brick street front
with recessed sash windows set in sunk panels defined by
pilasters, plinth, floor-band, and eaves band. 4-panel door with
fanlight in carriageway on N.

Listing NGR: TL3624729490

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

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