105, TOWN LANE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101411
Date first listed:
24-Nov-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
31-May-1984
Statutory Address:
105, TOWN LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
105, TOWN LANE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Benington
National Grid Reference:
TL 30619 23304

Details

Benington TL 32 SW BENINGTON TOWN LANE (north side)

4/12 No 105 (formerly listed as 24.11.66 The Old House (Benington Place)

- II

House. Late C15 or early C16 open hall house, S end bay later. Timber frame on brick plinth (renewed), roughcast with a steep old red tile roof. A long 2-storeys house facing W. Middle part formerly open to roof with smoke-blackened rafters. N end storied of same date. S bay added. 2 central chimneys, one cruciform and one T-shaped. 5 windows balanced front with 2- light casement windows above and 3-light windows below. 2 hipped, tiled porches (one infilled). Gabled rear stair tower and wall timbers exposed inside rear outshut. Close-studding with curved tension bracing and wind braces in side purlin roof. 4-light diamond mullioned window on 1st floor with sliding shutter (renewed). Lengths of early C14 moulded beam re-used as mantels on ground floor with carved foliage and shields with de Benetade arms, probably from restoration of chancel of St Peter's parish church in C19. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3061923304

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
159616
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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