BRENT PELHAM HALL, GATE PIERS AND BOUNDARY WALL FROM NORTH WEST FRONT OF HALL, TURNING TO SOUTH WEST AND THEN SOUTH EAST TO GATE PIERS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1101916
Date first listed:
19-Oct-1951
Statutory Address:
BRENT PELHAM HALL, GATE PIERS AND BOUNDARY WALL FROM NORTH WEST FRONT OF HALL, TURNING TO SOUTH WEST AND THEN SOUTH EAST TO GATE PIERS

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRENT PELHAM HALL, GATE PIERS AND BOUNDARY WALL FROM NORTH WEST FRONT OF HALL, TURNING TO SOUTH WEST AND THEN SOUTH EAST TO GATE PIERS

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Brent Pelham
National Grid Reference:
TL 43358 30863

Details

TL 4330 BRENT PELHAM THE VILLAGE (East side) 3A/12

Brent Pelham Hall, gate piers and boundary wall 19.10.51 from. north-west front of Hall, turning to south-west and then south-east to gate piers

- I

C16-C17 origin (there is said to be a stone dated 1608), the original building was timber framed. Late in C17 it was brick cased, and there is a fine red brick south front. It has slightly projecting wings at each end with hipped gable, the centre front of three bays forward under pediment (which has a blocked oval light), wood modillioned eaves cornice carried round the pediment, 2:1:3:1:2 window range of double hung sashes with glazing bars, plain band, central brick entrance porch with modillioned cornice and broken pediment head. Two storey and attics, the-east and west wings have three hipped dormers. Three important chimney stacks, one of the north side with two octagonal shafts, one from the 'former hall' with two shafts of carved brickwork in the form of 'garland' and 'fish scale pattern', both chimneys date from C17. The south wing stack has four grouped octagonal shafts. C17 interior panelling and fireplaces, one in the hall of C16 constructed of stone. Other fireplaces and panelling were brought from 'Beeches' earlier this century. Fine brickwork boundary wall and entrance piers. Wall reduced in height along part of south-western boundary.

Listing NGR: TL4335830863

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
160121
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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