WELSPEN THATCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101841
Date first listed:
13-Dec-1984
Statutory Address:
WELSPEN THATCH, SILVER STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WELSPEN THATCH, SILVER STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Anstey
National Grid Reference:
TL 40390 32169

Details

TL 4032 ANSTEY SILVER STREET (North side)

7/27 Welspen Thatch -

GV II

House. Early C18 or earlier, restored after fire 1983, higher W block 1984. Timber frame on stuccoed sill, weatherboarded with steep, half-hipped, thatch roof carried down over rear outshut. 1½ storeys, 3-cells, internal-chimney, lobby entry plan house facing S with chimney a third from original W end. Stair now in E service end. S front has 4 windows and 3 swept dormers at eaves (formerly only one, to hall) 2-light flush, small-paned casements. Gabled front porch with battened door. Interior has exposed timbers, thin studs, straight tension braces and wide open brick fireplaces with timber lintol. Unjowled posts. Floor and lean-to roof carried on ledges pegged to walls. Axial main beams. Face-halved bladed scarf in wallplate. Clasped purlin roof with thin poles for thatch. (Bailey (1980)24).

Listing NGR: TL4039032169

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
160248
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Bailey, (1980)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Oct 2002
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