Aspenden Hall

Date:
27 May 2002
Location:
Aspenden Hall, The Street, Aspenden, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9 9PD
Reference:
IOE01/07481/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TL 3528 ASPENDEN THE STREET (north side)

8/1 Aspenden Hall

19.10.51

GV II

Country house, now housing grain dryers. 1856 replacing Jacobean house, for the 2nd Sir Henry Lushington. Gutted c1963 for farm use. Stuccoed brick, low pitched roof concealed by parapets. A large rectangular 2 storeys, 7 windows classical house facing E in Doric style with channelled pilasters and pedimented central feature to E front, where there is a pedimented porch supported by twinned Doric columns. Plate glass sash windows generally, but French windows to ground floor on W (garden) front. Moulded base, string course and eaves to parapet breaking forward round pilasters on all sides of house. Single storey pedimented conservatory in middle of S end. Service wing at N demolished.

Important landscape feature and part of setting of parish church.

(VCH (1914) 17: RCHM Typescript: RCHM Monuments Threatened or Destroyed (1963) 42).

Listing NGR: TL3526328506

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Heasman_Graham R. IOE Records for Heasman, Graham R.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Graham R. Heasman. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Heasman, Graham R.

Rights Holder: Heasman, Graham R.

Keywords

Brick, Stucco, Victorian Service Wing, Domestic, Counting House, House, Dwelling, Conservatory, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Glasshouse, Garden Building, Grain Drier, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building