This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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: 1101367



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Aspenden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Jul-1984

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 159718

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.



4/3 The Fox P. H. (formerly listed as 22.2.67 Fox and Hounds P.H.)


House, now a P.H. Later C17, renovated in early C19 (auctioned as The Fox Beershop, of long standing, in 1871-poster in bar). Timber frame roughcast with weatherboarded apron at front and steep pitched roof now slated. A 2-storeys, 3-cell, central- chimney plan house facing N, with 2-storeys rear outshut under a catslide roof, and a single-storey further outshut at SW under a continuation of catslide. Long single-storey weatherboarded and red pantiled range of former stabling at W end projecting far to front. W external gable chimney to unheated W room added in C18. Front has 3 windows to each floor and a small window in front of the central chimney. 2 doors. 2-light Yorkshire sliding casements with small panes on both floors at E end on ground floor at W. 3-and 2-light flush casements elsewhere 6-panel raised and fielded RH door with a flat hood on shaped brackets, 4-panel flush-beaded door on LH in moulded architrave and gabled timber porch. Interior has exposed timbers, axial beams in parlour (E) and hall, but axial joists in narrow W room, now thrown into bar. 2 large open fireplaces in narrow bricks with timber lintols and stepped-headed niches in each. Accommodation described in 1871 as 'Parlour, taproom, kitchen, storeroom, cellar, and 4 bedrooms'.

Listing NGR: TL3603828194

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TL 36038 28194


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1101367 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 15-Aug-2018 at 03:08:31.

End of official listing