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NZ 31102 56555


NZ 35NW WASHINGTON THE AVENUE 2/73 Washington. 19.12.49 Washington Old Hall (formerly listed as Washington G.V. Hall) I House. Early C17 incorporating parts of a medieval house; 1792 alterations to east wing; restoration begun 1937. Coursed sandstone blocks; roof of pantiles has flat stone gable coping. H-plan with rear central wing. 2 storeys, 5 windows. North elevation: central door in flattened Tudor arch and alternate block jambs; ground floor windows 4-light, first floor 3-light, all stone mullioned; blank bay over door. Windows and door have label moulds. One transverse ridge chimney on left wing; massive chimney stack on right return has 3 offsets. Interior: 2 pointed arches for service doors springing from shared pillar in wall between west wing and great hall; elliptical-headed chamfered fireplace in west wall. East wing contains oak panelling from Old Manor House, Abbotts Langley, south wing a staircase from the White Hart Hotel, Guildford.

Listing NGR: NZ3110256555


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

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Date: 03 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/14822/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bob Cottrell. Source Historic England Archive
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