BRAMBLES WOOD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101692
Date first listed:
20-Apr-1988
Statutory Address:
BRAMBLES WOOD, BROXBOURNE COMMON

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRAMBLES WOOD, BROXBOURNE COMMON

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Brickendon Liberty
National Grid Reference:
TL 34296 07643

Details

TL 30 NW BRICKENDON LIBERTY BROXBOURNE COMMON

3/49 Brambles Wood -

- II

House. C17, extended at ends probably in C18, W wing 1970s. Timber frame on low sill, roughcast, lower extensions dark weatherboarded, steep thatched roof carried down as hips over end extensions. Linked W wing dark weatherboarded with steep pitch hipped red tile roof. A picturesque 1½-storeys house isolated in a clearing, facing S with L-shaped 1½-storeys newer wing linked to W end and extending to S. A 2-cells, internal-chimney, lobby-entry plan with single-storey extension at each end, and small rear extension to W bay. This seems to have been the hall with axial beam supporting exposed joists of floor. Axial joists only in E bay. Winding stair to rear of stack entered from W room. S front has 2 2-lights dormers at eaves, 2 3-lights casement flush windows flanking plank door, and 2-lights casement to each end extension. E one has lattice leaded plate casements. Interior has exposed timbers, long tension braces in walls, clasped-purlin roof, and IL hinges to doors. The central tie-beam now encased in chimney, suggesting chimney (and possibly upper floor) a secondary feature.

Listing NGR: TL3434607568

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
160655
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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