ASHDOWN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1101821

Date first listed: 13-Dec-1984

Statutory Address: ASHDOWN HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: ASHDOWN HOUSE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Hormead

National Grid Reference: TL 38963 29807

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History

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Details

TL 32 NE HORMEAD HARE STREET (West side)

3/81 Ashdown House -

GV II

House. 1832-3 (Jackson (1983)17). Yellow brick and steep slate hipped roof with plastered soffit to deep overhang. 2 storeys, cellar and attics. A fine Regency farmers house, facing E, set back with forecourt. Double pile plan with end chimneys and stair central at rear with round headed window. A large house with refined detailing. Symmetrical E front 3 windows wide with projecting Greek Doric stucco porch with full entablature and fluted columns raised on plinth with 4 stone steps. Windows set in full height recesses with square heads. Portland stone floor band. Upper windows with flat gauged arches, deep segmental gauged arches to Ground floor and basement openings. Recessed sash windows with 6/6 panes and margin panes. 5-panel door with semi circular traceried fanlight. Cast iron railings on Portland stone capping to forecourt wall.

Listing NGR: TL3896329807

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 160302

Legacy System: LBS

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