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St Margaret's Farmhouse, Great Gaddesden

Description: St Margaret's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157903

OS Grid Reference: TL0220511356
OS Grid Coordinates: 502205, 211356
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7915, -0.5195

Location: Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire HP1 3BZ

Locality: Great Gaddesden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP1 3BZ

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW
(West side)
3/124 St. Margaret's


Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, renovated with new N porch and S service wing
1882 for Lord Brownlow's Ashridge Estate (stone plaque on porch with
coronet, cipher and '1882'), main range brick cased c.1940. Timber frame
cased in red brick in stretcher-bond. Rear wing and N porch in red
brick. Old red tile roofs. An irregular T-shaped house facing N.
2-storeys with a small gabled porch near middle of N front. 2-light
casement windows with segmental 2-ring arches. Pentice along W side of
rear wing and entrance passage at junction with N part. Post and rail of
timber frame exposed on S wall of W room on ground floor where plaster
damaged. Early C18 2-panel door with ovolo and fillet mouldings. Stone
floored kitchen in S wing.

Listing NGR: TL0220511356

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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