BRIDEWELL HOUSE, (ON SOUTH CORNER OF LITTLE LANE)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101324
Date first listed:
19-Oct-1957
Date of most recent amendment:
06-Jul-1984
Statutory Address:
BRIDEWELL HOUSE, (ON SOUTH CORNER OF LITTLE LANE), WYDDIAL ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRIDEWELL HOUSE, (ON SOUTH CORNER OF LITTLE LANE), WYDDIAL ROAD

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Buntingford
National Grid Reference:
TL 36292 29725

Details

TL 3629 BUNTINGFORD WYDDIAL ROAD (west side)

7/86 Bridewell House, (on S corner of Little 19.10.57 Lane) (formerly listed as The Old GV II Bridewell)

House. Said to be built in 1491, the Waggon & Horses Inn before 1700, used as bridewell up to 1843, then as 2 cottages. Renovated 1939, W extension 1950, later S garage wing. Timber frame on stuccoed sill, plastered with panelled pargetting. Steep tiled roof. A 2-storeys, 4 windows long house facing E, with central chimney and lobby entry a third from S end, and a smaller central chimney serving the narrow N bay. Flush casement windows of horizontal proportions with large windows on Ground floor. Pointed head to battened door. Chimneyhead has 2 stumpy shafts. Interior has brick open fireplace.

Listing NGR: TL3629229725

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
159819
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.

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Date: 31 May 2002
Reference: IOE01/07384/02
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