RED STACK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1251269
Date first listed:
13-Dec-1984
Statutory Address:
RED STACK, THE KNOLL

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Location

Statutory Address:
RED STACK, THE KNOLL

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Anstey
National Grid Reference:
TL 40607 33115

Details

TL 4033 ANSTEY THE KNOLL (West side)

6/13 Red Stack -

GV II

House. Later C17. Timber frame on stuccoed base, roughcast with steep old red tile roofs. 1½ storeys, 3-cells, internal chimney, lobby entry plan house facing E with C19 or C20 N bay and gabled rear wing at NW. 4 windows long with 3 tall gabled dormer windows at the eaves, 3-light flush casement windows with small panes, and plank door in middle. 2-light casement windows in dormers. Tall rectangular central chimney with ovolo capping to rectangular lower stage topped by 6 conjoined diagonal shafts. 2 similar dormers at rear with small window under eaves to light stair beside chimney. Interior has 2 heated rooms with back-to-back fireplaces, the room to S of stack is the hall with narrow, service room at S end originally 2 small rooms. Rear wall has surprisingly late Kentish framing with slightly curved tension braces. The roof is constructed with collar trusses and no tie-beams between gable ends. Trusses in partitions flanking the stack and at room divisions below. Upper chambers not originally heated. Face-halved bladed scarf in wallplate by stair. Chamfered axial floor beams and open fireplace lintols. A C17 house of special interest for its plan and construction. (Bailey (1980)21: RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL4060733115

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
433930
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Bailey, (1980)

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: 24 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/10464/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael S. Breedon. Source Historic England Archive
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