ASPENDEN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101364
Date first listed:
19-Oct-1951
Statutory Address:
ASPENDEN HALL, THE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ASPENDEN HALL, THE STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Aspenden
National Grid Reference:
TL 35263 28506

Details

TL 3528 ASPENDEN THE STREET (north side)

8/1 Aspenden Hall

19.10.51

GV II

Country house, now housing grain dryers. 1856 replacing Jacobean house, for the 2nd Sir Henry Lushington. Gutted c1963 for farm use. Stuccoed brick, low pitched roof concealed by parapets. A large rectangular 2 storeys, 7 windows classical house facing E in Doric style with channelled pilasters and pedimented central feature to E front, where there is a pedimented porch supported by twinned Doric columns. Plate glass sash windows generally, but French windows to ground floor on W (garden) front. Moulded base, string course and eaves to parapet breaking forward round pilasters on all sides of house. Single storey pedimented conservatory in middle of S end. Service wing at N demolished. Important landscape feature and part of setting of parish church. (VCH (1914) 17: RCHM Typescript: RCHM Monuments Threatened or Destroyed (1963) 42).

Listing NGR: TL3526328506

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
159711
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1914), 17
Other
Monuments Threatened or Destroyed, (1963)

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: 27 May 2002
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