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Crooked Chimneys

A Grade II Listed Building in Wareside, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8266 / 51°49'35"N

Longitude: 0.0231 / 0°1'23"E

OS Eastings: 539514

OS Northings: 216154

OS Grid: TL395161

Mapcode National: GBR LCT.DN1

Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.CC12

Plus Code: 9F32R2GF+J6

Entry Name: Crooked Chimneys

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356032

ID on this website: 101342245

Location: Babbs Green, East Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Wareside

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wareside Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Tagged with: Hall house

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House. C16. 'rebuilt' 1873 (plaque on front). Timber frame
roughcast, with weatherboarding to ground floor of crosswing.
Steep old red tile roofs, half hipped with gablets. 2-storeys
house facing W. Lower hall-range has a 2-light casement windows
under the eaves, a C19 gabled timber porch to lobby entrance
beside central chimney (upper shaft C17 diagonally set with
reserved corners), and 3-light window to right of porch. Higher
crosswing on N is unusually wide and has a front jetty on heavy
bull-nosed joists with corner brackets. Single 2-light casement
to each floor and armorial plaque on cable. Fan pargettinq
remains protected by porch. A little-altered example of a
compact late medieval hall house.

Listing NGR: TL3951416154

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