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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: 1101718



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Brickendon Liberty

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Apr-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 160646

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3/39 Sewards 24.11.66 (formerly listed as Sewards Farmhouse and under Edwards - II Green)

House. 1699, renovated 1901 for Pearson family estate ('1699/ERP/1901' on rainwater head). Red brick with black headers in Flemish-bond, and old red tile roof of 2 parallel ridges. Lead roofed glazed square timber cupola on centre of roof. 2-storeys, attics and cellar, double-pile, end chimneys, central entrance plan house set in own grounds facing W with low extensions at rear and SE. Symmetrical W front has 5 windows to 1st floor, corresponding windows on ground floor but central entrance. Box eaves, plat-band, plastered plinth, heavy oak frames and metal casements to leaded 2-lights windows, with segmental arches on ground floor. 6-panels fielded oak door in gabled timber porch up 4 steps. Built up brick coping to gable parapets, 2 very large projecting S gable chimneys with many tiled offsets and decorative terracotta pots. Smaller external gable chimney at N. Attics lit by gable chimneys. Ogee cup and ball finial to central cupola providing top light to stair. Interior, has bolection moulded panelling, cornice and dado in ground floor front room with late C18 cast iron hob grate. Exposed beam and fire lintel in other front room. Cased beams on 1st floor and similar hob grate.

Listing NGR: TL3280408783

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National Grid Reference: TL 32804 08783


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