Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1100452

Date first listed: 21-Feb-1984

Statutory Address: THE ACORN, WATER LANE


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Statutory Address: THE ACORN, WATER LANE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum (District Authority)

Parish: Bovingdon

National Grid Reference: TL 01665 02314


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BOVINGDON WATER LANE TL 00 SW (West side) 6/54 The Acorn 21.2.84


House. Early C17, E part late C18. Timber frame infilled with painted brick, ground floor cased in painted brick, brick built E part. Steep old red tile roofs with catslide outshut to rear (N) of E extension overlapping older part to W. A 2-storeys, 2 cells, internal chimney plan older house probably with central lobby entry originally, but taller 2 storeys E extension provided a new entrance and E room. 2 C19 casements to each floor of the house front and flush segmental brick arched casements in the extension. The timber frame is exposed internally on both floors of the house. The upper floor extends into the roof space where the lower parts of queen-post trusses and braced purlins are visible. Living and dining rooms have exposed beams, the dining room with exposed ceiling joists. Timber lintels to both original fireplaces but dining room fireplace infilled.

Listing NGR: TL0166502314


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Legacy System number: 157581

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