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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: 1307843



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Preston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Feb-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162867

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8/75 The Wilderness


House. Early C18, C18/C19 E extensions. Plum brick in Flemish-bond with red dressings, roughcast to 1st floor of extension and applied half- timbering to its front and upper part of W gable end. Steep old red tile roofs. A 2-storeys, end-chimneys, 2-cells plan house facing S with central entrance and 2- and 1-storeys E extension. Internal gable chimneys to main range with rear-wall chimney to single-storey hipped roof E end extension. S front has 3 upper windows to main range with box eaves, plat band, central entrance by a half-glazed door in middle between 2 shallow bays. Flush casement windows generally, with small panes, 2-lights with 3-lights to 2-storeys part of E extension which has a lean-to pentice with door and window. Sun fire insurance plaque on front.

Listing NGR: TL1765024969

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National Grid Reference: TL 17650 24969


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