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Yew Tree Farm, Bovingdon

Description: Yew Tree Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157539

OS Grid Reference: TL0169303510
OS Grid Coordinates: 501693, 203510
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7211, -0.5292

Location: 4 Chipperfield Road, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire HP3 0JN

Locality: Bovingdon
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 0JN

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Listing Text

TL 0103 (South side)

- No. 10
(Yew Tree Farm)

- II

Farmhouse, now a private house. C17, parallel rear extension mid C19.
Timber frame cased in red brickwork, tilehung upper floor at front with
bands of scalloped tiles. Steep old red tile roof with bellcast front
eaves. A 2-storeys, 2-cells, internal-chimney, lobby entry plan house
facing N with lower rear extension. 2 windows to each floor of
assymetrical front, with small gables over the upper windows. 3-light
flush casement windows, C18 on 1st floor with iron opening casements.
Rebuilt red brick W end. Single-storey dark weatherboarded, tiled rear
wing at SW. Pump on rear wall. Well in rear garden. Interior has timber
frame defining a large W room with axial beam: a short chimney bay and
a narrow E room, enlarged by cutting back the old large chimney and
altering the partition to the entrance lobby. C17 panelling with
strapwork decoration. Part of C17 staircase with turned balusters
survives. Chamfered and stopped beams. (Roberts(1975)No.9).

Listing NGR: TL0169303510

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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