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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1100899



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chorleywood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Oct-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 158731

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5/90 The Retreat


House. Probably late C16, part rebuilt C20. Timber framed core with brick nogging, some rendering. Extended in brick. Tiled roofs. 2 bays remain of once larger house with present rear addition replacing an earlier structure. 2 storeys. To drive exposed posts, rail and studs. Ground floor horizontal sliding sash. To right 1 bay 2 storey addition. To left 1 storey addition. To garden exposed posts and rail, 3 ground floor 2 light casements. First floor 2 light casement and a single light. Rear gable end of early block has a C17 external stack with a rebuilt cap, exposed tie beam, struts, collar and clasped purlins. Interior: stop chamfered binding beam, curved braces to stop chamfered cambered tie beam. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TQ0282095656

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National Grid Reference: TQ 02820 95656


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