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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1102289



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Braughing

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161187

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2/4 Dassels House



House. Late 16. Timber frame roughcast. Steep old red tile roofs, main range hipped at N. A very wide-span main range of 2 storeys facing W with a large central chimney and a 2 storeys, attics and cellar S crosswing, projecting only to rear, with a staircase in the angle, and a large external front chimney at the SW corner with stumps of 2 octagonal shafts. Diagonally set shafts to central chimney. Irregular W front with small attic window beside large chimney at S end, 3 1st floor windows and 4 ground floor windows. Casement flush windows with 3 to 5 lights. Fine carved and pierced consoles to flat hood over plank door. Interior has Tudor arched fireplaces, especially elaborate one with fluted frieze at SW, and 3-light ovolo-moulded blocked window. Tension braces in walls and bar stops to chamfers on doorway on ground floor from hall. (RCHM (1911) 69).

Listing NGR: TL3928527360

Selected Sources

Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 39285 27360


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