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Holly Bush Farm, Nettleden with Potten End

Description: Holly Bush Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157977

OS Grid Reference: TL0153109970
OS Grid Coordinates: 501531, 209970
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7792, -0.5297

Location: Nettleden, Hertfordshire HP1 3DD

Locality: Nettleden with Potten End
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP1 3DD

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Listing Text

POTTEN END (North side)

5/197 Holly Bush Farm


Farmhouse, now a private house. Late medieval open-hall house, late C17
central chimney and crosswing, late C18 parallel W crosswing, early C19
brick casing and renovation. Timber frame cased in red brick with some
random blue bricks, C18 crosswing chequered with blue headers. Steep old
red tile roofs with overhanging verges. An asymetrical 2 storeys and
attic (W part) and 1½ storeys (E part) T-plan house facing S with 2
gables to W part and 2 gabled dormers at eaves on E part. Projecting
porch under catslide roof in middle. 4 windows long. Flush casement
windows with leaded glazing. Large cruciform brick chimney with
corbelled cap. Small later E gable chimney. Good early C18 panelled room
on W of stack with filleted ovolo to large panels and fire surround
with reeded keystone. Lobby-entry plan with stair rising behind stack
from E room. a hall/kitchen. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL0153109970

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Source: English Heritage

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