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Highwood Hall Farmhouse, Abbots Langley

Description: Highwood Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158656

OS Grid Reference: TL0909205348
OS Grid Coordinates: 509092, 205348
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7362, -0.4216

Locality: Abbots Langley
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 8SJ

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Listing Text

(West side)

1/9 Highwood Hall
Farm House


House. Early C17. Extended and altered C19 and C20. Timber frame with
brick additions, all rendered, sham timber framing applied. Tiled roofs.
Originally an L shaped plan of 3 x 2 bays with a projecting staircase
wing extended to form a square block with multiple gables. 2 storeys. 2
bay entrance front with large gable to left of centre which is front end
of original bay cross wing extending to rear, smaller lower gable to
left is C20. C20 projecting entrance porch. C20 leaded 3 and 4 light
casements, sham framing, exposed plates and purlins in gable. Large C17
stack with 2 flues, originally on left end wall now on ridge of later
small gable. Left return has low C20 block towards front. Original stair
wing to centre with an entrance. To rear a C19 or C20 gable ended block
with 2 light casements, sham framing. Right gable end has painted sham
framing. Filling inner angle of L to rear right is a C19 or C20 block
with 3 light casements. 1 storey hipped outshut to rear. Interior:
ground floor ovolo moulded binding beam, original stairs, moulded jowled
post, braces in walling, clasped purlin roof with windbraces.

Listing NGR: TL0909205348

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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