BENEDICT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1102276

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

Statutory Address: BENEDICT, 4 AND 5, THE SQUARE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BENEDICT, 4 AND 5, THE SQUARE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Braughing

National Grid Reference: TL 39758 25205

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History

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Details

Braughing village TL 3925 BRAUGHING THE SQUARE (north side)

9/56 Nos 4, and 5 (Benedict)

22.2.67

GV II

House, now 2 houses. C16, W part altered in late C17, E part largely rebuilt in C18. Timber frame roughcast. One and a half storeys W part thatched above an old red tile slope with 2 gabled tiled dormers. Higher 2 storeys E part (No 5) thatched with half-hip to E end and lower rear wing to NE. Fragmentary remains of a small open-hall house with 2 pairs of posts in No 4 formerly supporting tie-beams which were removed in late C17 when floor and chimney were inserted. They mark either a cross-passage, or a hearth bay. Framing in E wall has heavy curved tension braces with door position at S end, leading into No 5. S elevation to The Square, with central plank door to No 4 flanked by 2-light, flush small-paned casements and similar windows to 2 dormers over. No 5 now has no front door, and irregularly spaced flush casement windows (renewed) on each floor. Tall chimney in front slope roof. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3975825205

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 161247

Legacy System: LBS

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