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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: 1102600



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: 162493

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BARKWAY HIGH STREET TL 3835 (West side) Barkway

9/39 No. 14, and Parish Hall


House and attached parish hall, former reading room. House is late C17, altered C19 and C20. Timber frame, rendered with panelled pargetting. Thatched roof. 2 cells. 1 storey and attic. Central entrance with steps and iron railings up to 6 raised panelled C18 door with date 1692 on lintel. Plinth. 3 light flush moulded frame small pane casements. 2 tall gabled 2 light dormers. Left end external stack rebuilt in C19 with 2 diagonally set shafts. Originally external on right end is a similar larger stack with 3 diagonally set shafts. Appearing as a cross wing to right is former reading room of c.1870. Given by the Hon. Mrs. V. Harcourt. Red brick with black brick diapering. Slate roof. Gable front: plinth, 8 lattice light mullion and transom casement, hood mould, quoining, bargeboards. Right return has entrance towards front, plank door in a gabled porch with an outer depressed gauged brick arch, towards rear a 4 light mullioned casement with hood mould. Interior: No. 14 has stop chamfered cross axial bearers, ovolo moulded axial bearer. Jowled posts to clasped purlin roof. C20 additions to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL3846835886

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National Grid Reference: TL 38468 35886


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