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Finlay House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buntingford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.946 / 51°56'45"N

Longitude: -0.0187 / 0°1'7"W

OS Eastings: 536274

OS Northings: 229354

OS Grid: TL362293

Mapcode National: GBR K8W.VFY

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.MCG1

Plus Code: 9C3XWXWJ+9G

Entry Name: Finlay House

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Last Amended: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159782

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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TL 3629

HIGH STREET (west side)
No 19 (Finlay House)
(formerly listed as No 19)


House. Early C18, interior altered early C19. Timber frame
roughcast. with contemporary red brick front. Steep old red tile
roofs. 2-storeys and attics T-plan house facing E with rear wing
extending as kitchen wing and stair tower in the S angle with the
front wing. Ambitious facade with giant order pilasters on a
high plinth with bold moulded wooden eaves cornice, interrupted
floor band, 3 box-sash upper windows slightly recessed with
moulded architrave and 6/6 panes, 2 similar windows on Ground
floor (restored in C20 with rubbed brick arches), and 6-panel
half-glazed door up 2 stone moulded steps, with rectangular
margin-light fanlight and timber doorcase with corner-shafts with
rings. Broad flat hood on large shaped brackets. Rear parts
have similar sash windows but 2-light casements light attics.
(Pevsner (1977)118: RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3627429354

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