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59 and 61, Cambridge Road

A Grade II* Listed Building in Standon, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8684 / 51°52'6"N

Longitude: -0.0095 / 0°0'34"W

OS Eastings: 537139

OS Northings: 220746

OS Grid: TL371207

Mapcode National: GBR K9V.Y43

Mapcode Global: VHGP9.S99H

Entry Name: 59 and 61, Cambridge Road

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Last Amended: 23 November 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161025

Location: Standon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Standon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: High Cross St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

Colliers End
(east side)

8/5 Nos 59, and 61
(Formerly listed as No 61 under
24.1.67 Colliers End)


House, now 2 properties. Early C16, C17 floor and chimney
inserted in hall, sub-divided in late C18 or early C19. Timber
frame plastered at front (upper part of N wing weatherboarded)
and S end weatherboarded at rear and N end. Steep old red tile
roofs. A late medieval open hall house with 2 storeys jettied
crosswing to N and S. N wing jettied at rear possibly to provide
landing for original stair. Service wing at S with roof hipped
at rear and opposed doors mark cross passage blocked by later
stair and lobby of S house. Central chimney inserted at lower
end of hall. N wing stair and external N side chimney probably
original (RCHM Typescript) later external stack at S end. One
and a half storeys centre part facing W with gabled dormer at
eaves, window below and doors next each projecting wing. One
window to each floor of each wing, 2-light flush casement windows
with small panes (3-light to 1st floor of S wing). One door
boarded, and one flush 4-panelled, in plain doorcases with small
hoods. Both front jetties underbuilt in plastered brickwork. A
4-panel flush door in S end. Crown-post roof structure.

Listing NGR: TL3713920746

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

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