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A Grade II Listed Building in Stanstead Abbots, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7923 / 51°47'32"N

Longitude: 0.0197 / 0°1'10"E

OS Eastings: 539385

OS Northings: 212333

OS Grid: TL393123

Mapcode National: GBR KBV.RR2

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.967V

Entry Name: Newlands

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355924

Location: Stanstead Abbots, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(west side)
5/22 Newlands


House. Mid C16 NW range, S (front) range c1600, minor NE range
late C17, altered and front Gothicised in early C19 (RCHM
Typescript). Timberframed and plastered. Old red tile roofs, 2-
storeys and attics, facing S. 2 distinct blocks probably for
independant households. Older NW range, one and a half storeys,
enlarged at E end beyond chimney stack. Hall probably the
present kitchen; the cross-wing having a parlour and perhaps a
service room. S range has formal front of 5-windows and central
door flanked by Doric pilasters. Flat wooden porch with 2 Doric
fluted columns. Triple sash window each side with Gothic tracery
in moulded frames with sunblind cases. 5 sash windows above with
similar frames and tracery, and 6/6 panes. Dormer in roof slope.
5-bay roof structure with butt-purlins and wind braces. Stopped
chamfered beam in E room and axial beam at W end. NE block with
clasped-purlin roof structure. Early C19 main stair comtemporary
with Gothic windows. NE block built-stacks built as now.
Clasped-purlin roof-present stair later infill Gothicised in
early C19. New windows except old block (kitchen and service).
Porch added and attics probably upgraded. Outhouse at SW (stable
block) built then and main staircase. Conjunction of 2 houses in
1 site -suggests unit system like New Hall in Ware Rural parish
q.v. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3938512333

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

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