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Statutory Address:

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

Dacorum (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 04243 01732


CHIPPERFIELD THE STREET TL 0401 (West side) 12/86 9.12.77 Yew Trees

- II

House. C16 or earlier, C17 lower N part, N end extension c.1973. Timber frame exposed at rear with red brick infill but front cased in whitewashed brick, roughcast S gable, dark weatherboarded N gable. Old red tile roofs. A 3-bays framed house of 2 storeys and attics facing E, set back from road, with 1½ storeys N part and low C20 extensions at N end. C18 E elevation with dentil eaves and 2 flush sash windows with 3/6 panes on 1st floor, 6/6 panes on ground floor. Door in middle with doorcase and open pediment on consoles. Further small window to RH. 2 chimney stacks with diagonal square shafts. Rear wall has massive exposed timbers, brick nogging, and a series of vertical grooves cut in the red brick panel next SW corner. Flush sash windows, double and single with 6/6 panes. 2 gabled dormers. Jowled posts, corner curved tension braces to S end, with large central post. Aisled braces to 3-bays main clasped-purlin roof with curved wind braces. Close studding in partition to S bay. Butt-scarfed purlin. Axial beam in larger middle bay on moulded corbel brackets. Mason-mitred mouldings to dining room door. N part has clasped-purlin roof with straight wind braces.

Listing NGR: TL0424301732


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

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Date: 22 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/01930/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Tony Briselden. Source Historic England Archive
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