CHAIN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1113951
Date first listed:
23-Jan-1961
Date of most recent amendment:
16-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
CHAIN HOUSE, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHAIN HOUSE, CHURCH STREET

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

District:
Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Aspley Guise
National Grid Reference:
SP 94248 36027

Details

SP 9436-9536 ASPLEY GUISE CHURCH STREET Chain House (formerly listed as 5/6 House North of Anchor Public House 23.1.61 known as Chain Cottage) GV II House. Later C18, probably refronting of earlier building. Colourwashed rendered exterior, possibly over some timber framing. Hipped clay tile roof. L-plan. 2 storeys. Variety of sash windows with glazing bars, 3 to ground floor, 5 to first floor. Those to RH room are C19 tripartite sashes. First floor window above door also C19. Others are earlier, small-paned, of broader proportions, and have moulded frames. Doorway between 2 RH bays has 6-moulded panel door surmounted by rectangular fanlight with semi-circular ornamental ironwork. Slender reeded half-columns support simple entablature and flat hood. Carriageway to LH with moulded timber surround. Timber dentil cornice to eaves.

Listing NGR: SP9424836027

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
38109
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 07 May 2002
Reference: IOE01/07003/04
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