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Great Moonshine Farm, Flaunden

Description: Great Moonshine Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 157629

OS Grid Reference: TL0214400195
OS Grid Coordinates: 502144, 200195
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6912, -0.5237

Location: Chenies Hill, Hemel Hempstead HP3 0PL

Locality: Flaunden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 0PL

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Listing Text

TL 00 SW (South side)

6/102 Great Moonshine Farm
8.8.80 (incorporating items
formerly listed as
Granary in SW corner
and Barn on N side of
farmyard at Moonshine Farm)

- II

Barn and granary, now parts of a private house. C16, converted to a house
1982. Timber frames on red brick sills (flint panels in deep sill on S
side of barn) dark weatherboarding and steep pitched hand made red tiles.
New E wing red brick on ground floor but dark weatherboarding above and
matching tiled roof. West link to granary (now billiard room) has high
flint panelled sill and low dark weatherboarded wall on W with posts and
glazed front to court. Added lean-to passage along N side of barn under
catslide roof. Linked half hipped brick garage at E and hipped
projecting glazed porch at E end of barn. A 3-sided courtyard group open
to S. Former barn forms N range. 7 bays with jowled posts, curved braces
to tie-beams, clasped-purlin roof with collar and queen-strut trusses.
Curved wind braces to purlins. Granary at S end of W range now open to
roof (inserted floor on heavy chamfered beams removed in c.1982) is of 2
bays with massive jowled posts, curved braces to cambered tie-beam,
mid-height rails in-line, clasped-purlin roof on queen-strut and collar
trusses and heavy wall studs. Mortices for a central partition. Named as
'Munchions Farm' on Tithe Map of 1838.

Listing NGR: TL0214400195

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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