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Number 6 and Forecourt Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Braughing, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9076 / 51°54'27"N

Longitude: 0.0277 / 0°1'39"E

OS Eastings: 539583

OS Northings: 225168

OS Grid: TL395251

Mapcode National: GBR LBV.7V6

Mapcode Global: VHHLL.FBH0

Entry Name: Number 6 and Forecourt Wall

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Last Amended: 24 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347515

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161170

Location: Braughing, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Braughing

Built-Up Area: Braughing

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Braughing

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

Braughing village
TL 3925 BRAUGHING CHURCH END
(east side)

9/27 No 6 and forecourt wall
(formerly listed as The
22.2.67 Old Boys School)

GV II


House now a meeting room and house and forecourt wall. C16 or
earlier (date 1574 carved on front) renovated in 1860. Exposed
timber frame with close-studding, red brick herringbone nogging,
and steep red tiled roof with decorative banding of pointed
tiles. Red brick and knapped flint C19 forecourt wall linked to
house. Former hall house with 2 jettied, gabled crosswings
projecting to front (N). Large front-wall external lateral
chimney in red brick with diaper pattern, stone shield dated
1860, and 2 diagonal shafts. 4-central arched wooden doorway on
right with carved spandrels and plank door, and similar doorway
into LH crosswing. Large external chimney at E end with diagonal
shafts. Cusped pierced bargeboards to front gables. Wings
hipped at rear. Bracketed oriel windows of little projection on
both floors, with 2- and 3-light cast iron casements with
elongated lozenge panel. Renovated in C19 as a village school.
(RCHM (1911) 68).


Listing NGR: TL3958325168

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

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