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The Homestead, Markyate

Description: The Homestead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 157925

OS Grid Reference: TL0598416770
OS Grid Coordinates: 505984, 216770
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8395, -0.4631

Location: A5, Markyate, Hertfordshire AL3 8PY

Locality: Markyate
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 8PY

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Listing Text

TL 0516
(South side)
7/146 The Homestead
26.1.67 (formerly listed under
Luton Road)
- II

House. C17 or earlier, W part altered in C18/C19. Timber frame exposed
in W gable infilled with painted brick, roughcast front and rear but
ground floor at rear of painted brick. Brick shows in N gable of higher
W part which has tie rod plates placed as if for 2½ storeys
accommodation. Steep old red tile roofs. E end corrugated iron roof to
lean-to. A 3-units, internal chimney, former lobby-entry plan house with
stair to rear of stack. 2-storeys and attics house facing North with W
part raised to 2½ storeys. Higher roof to W of large cruciform stack
when viewed from front but also extends behind stack over staircase. 2
upper windows in W part, one in E part. Gabled porch at beginning of W
part and 2 ground floor windows to W. 3 windows to ground floor to E
part. Casement flush windows of 2-lights generally, 3-lights to 1st
floor of E part.

Listing NGR: TL0598416770

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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