24, HIGH STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102340
Date first listed:
04-Dec-1951
Date of most recent amendment:
23-Nov-1983
Statutory Address:
24, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
24, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Standon
National Grid Reference:
TL 38601 23399

Details

Puckeridge TL 38 23 STANDON HIGH STREET (west side) 6/24 No 24 (formerly listed as The 4.12.51 Old George Inn)

GV II

Inn, now a house. C16 or earlier, mid C19 Gothic front. Timber frame roughcast, S gable of panelled fan pargetting, front of red brick with diaper and chamfered white brick dressings and plinth, half-timbered jettied part on right. Steep old red tile roofs. Probably a large open-hall house in origin, with 2-storeyed gabled crosswing at N, square rear kitchen block at SW and gabled stair turret in the angle. High carriageway on N with a room over, separately roofed but with a mock half-timbered C19 jettied gable added on street front duplicating the original jettied timbered gable of the crosswing. Picturesque irregular 2 storeys and cellar street front on E, 5 windows long. On the left a 3 window part corresponding to the former hall with a heavy Tudor- style door up 2 steps on the right of a central 2-storeyed rectangular gabled bay window, with a further window beyond. There is a higher-set window in the brick lower floor fronting the crosswing with a flush cross-window in the jettied upper floor with heavy moulded bargeboard to the red brick nogged timber framed gable. This has heavy bull-nosed joist ends but slighter joists were used when the Cl9 duplicated gable was built alongside to the N. The main range has a wide-span clasped- purlin roof replacing the original, with a long curved soot- blackened timber incorporated. Clasped-purlin roof to kitchen with a large gable chimney. Central chimney in the hall nearer N end. Original framework of rear wall with heavy diamond shaped mullioned 2-light window preserved in depth of structure. Moulded timber corbel added to support axial beam in hall. Formerly The Old George Inn. (RCHM (1911) 209).

Listing NGR: TL3860123399

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
161093
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

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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Date: 03 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/00615/10
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