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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: 1102388



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Standon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Nov-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161003

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Hanging Wood TL 32 SE STANDON BARWICK ROAD (west side) )

1/27 Hanging Cover Cottage


House. Circa 1500, altered in C17, restored c1970, extended at N 1982. Timber frame on brick and flint plinth. Plastered above, weatherboarded below. Steep old red tile roofs. One and a half storeys old S part and C20 single-storey weatherboarded N part in line facing E. Large central chimney at the change of height and small external gable chimney at S. Gabled dormer to old part with 2-light casement below and a boarded door to right in a Tudor arched. doorway. 2 small casement oriels on S end, one to each floor. The old part of the house comprises the upper end bay of a formerly 2-bay open hall, and the adjoining 2-storeyed bay. Crown-post roof with longitudial arched braces to collar purlin and cambered tie-beam with arched brace. Unusual jointing detail in ground floor partition where most studs are kept firm by a combination of tongue-and-groove and wedges. Frame exposed inside house. (RCHM Typescript)

Listing NGR: TL3874620215

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National Grid Reference: TL 38746 20215


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