FAERIE HOLLOW

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1100400
Date first listed:
02-Dec-1986
Statutory Address:
FAERIE HOLLOW, RINGSHALL DRIVE

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Location

Statutory Address:
FAERIE HOLLOW, RINGSHALL DRIVE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Dacorum (District Authority)
Parish:
Little Gaddesden
National Grid Reference:
SP 98998 13489

Details

LITTLE GADDESDEN RINGSHALL DRIVE SP 91 SE (West side) Ashridge Park 1/215 Faerie Hollow -

GV II

House. C16 hall house, converted to 3 estate houses in C17 or early C18, altered in C19, sold in 1920's, SE extension c.1970. Timber frame. Red brick casing and extensions. Steep old red tile roofs. A 16 storeys house facing W with 2 cells, end-chimney old part in middle. 3 front gabled dormers at eaves with cusped bargeboards and 3-light lattice leaded casements. 2 canted tiled bay windows to ground floor with a door between. 2 tall chimneys with pairs of diagonal square shafts. 3 gabled rear stair towers with winding stairs (N part rebuilt after a fire) and entrance lobby between southern 2. Frame has jowled posts, cambered tie-beams, clasped purlin roof with collar and queen-strut trusses. Leaded lancet window to each stair turret. Axial chamfered beams to floor and large open fireplace. Formerly known as Appletrees and Witchcraft Bottom. A main road formerly ran along valley to W of house.

Listing NGR: SP9899813489

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
157746
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 28 Jun 2004
Reference: IOE01/12670/11
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