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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: 1102590



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Barkway

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Jun-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162470

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BARKWAY HIGH STREET TL 3835 (East side) Barkway

9/16 Nos. 7 and 9 (Fairbairns)


Pair of houses, originally 3 or 4 dwellings. Early C19 with C18 and possibly earlier origins, extended later C19. Knapped flint with red brick dressings. Tiled roof. 2 storeys. 6 window front, 3 bays to right are more closely spaced with a high brick plinth. Ground floor: steps up with wreathed iron railings to a 6 raised panelled door, moulded bracketed hood, to left a 20 pane sash, elsewhere 12 pane sashes, all recessed with slightly cambered heads. Left bays similar with 2 entrances, a 6 panelled and a part glazed door, 2 ground floor 20 pane sashes. Central ridge stack and external end stacks with offsets. Gable end parapets with moulded kneelers. To rear left extends an integral 2 bay wing with a blocked door and glazing bar sashes, rear gable end parapet and stack. Behind this are 2 C18 red brick bays with sashes of 12, 16, and 20 panes, C18 on ground floor with cambered heads, C20 on first floor. Pantiled roof. Rear gable end of brick and flint rubble with moulded kneelers. 2 storey lean-to outshuts added to rear elevations with shallower pitch to slate roofs. Interior not inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL3848835841

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National Grid Reference: TL 38488 35841


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