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Statutory Address:

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

East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 41906 14211


TL 4114 HUNSDON DRURY LANE (north side) Hunsdon village

7/2 No 9 (Orchards)



House. C17 or earlier. Timberframed, weatherboarded or plastered, with steep pitched old red tile gabled roof. A long, 2 storeys house facing E with its weatherboarded gable end to the street. Side walls plastered. Low tiled and plastered extension against rear part of E side. Rear part of W side weatherboarded and on a different alignment. Very large red brick chimneystack at W side against front end roofed by an extension of the tiled slope at a lower pitch, emphasised by the bargeboard. 2- and 3- light wooden casement windows in flush frames. Coved eaves cornice on E side. Up to 1836, this was the Hunsdon Workhouse Master's House (HLHS (1979) 26). A low wing parallel with the road set back on the E side has been demolished. an historic timberframed house. tart of a group in this part of the village conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4190614211


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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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Date: 16 Feb 2002
Reference: IOE01/05151/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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