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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: 1101408



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Benington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 159607

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4/22 No 19

24.11.66 (Gosmore Farmhouse)


House. Mid Cl7. Red brick in irregular bond with steep old red tile hipped roof. A unusual, large, symmetrical, 2-storeys square house, with 3 windows on each face, and a large central chimney. Faces E. Projecting plinth, ovolo-moulded band at 1st floor, and moulded brick cornice. Heavy framed 3-light nearly flush casement windows with horizontal proportions and chamfered brick jambs. Window to left of door and 2 on S ground floor cut down for sash windows with 6/6 panes. 6-panel front door (renewed) in heavy frame with plastered surround to doorway and oval window over. Large chimney with diagonal square shaft in middle of 4 octagonal tall shafts. Blocked windows and buttresses on N side. Interior has beams and crossbeams, and wide fireplaces. 4 panelled doors on ground floor and 4 boarded doors with iron strap hinges on 1st floor.

Listing NGR: TL3102522767

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National Grid Reference: TL3102522767


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