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Hyde Farmhouse, Abbots Langley

Description: Hyde Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158694

OS Grid Reference: TL0841104101
OS Grid Coordinates: 508411, 204101
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7252, -0.4318

Location: Hyde Lane, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire HP3 8SA

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

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Listing Text

(North side)
Hemel Hempstead

3/48 Hyde Farm House


House. Mid C16. Floored, heated and extended mid to late C17. Cased and
extended mid C18. Altered and reroofed C19, altered C20. Timber frame,
red brick cased. Steeply pitched slate roof. 3 bay open hall originally
with C17 3 bay lobby entry extension to form an L on plan. 2 storeys.
Facing inner angle of L original range is to right. Bay to left has a
ground floor flush frame tripartite sash with a cambered head, first
floor 16 pane sash, blocked cambered head to cellar. Bay to right is an
C18 addition with an entrance and a 16 pane sash. C17 range to left has
a C19 gabled porch to centre flanking 3 light timber glazing bar
casements with cambered heads. First floor 3:2:2 light casements.
Central ridge stack rebuilt in C19. Rebuilt gable end to right has an
extruded stack and 2 light casements. Rear elevation of early range is
original entrance front. 2 external stacks, one C18, one C19 with 2
diagonal shafts, lower 1 and 3 light casements. Set with sill at ground
level is a 3 light timber glazing bar casement with a segmental head,
above this a larger similar window with a transom. Roof hipped at outer
angle of L. Rear of C17 range has an entrance, 3 light casements, ground
floor cambered heads. Attached at left end of C17 range is a 1 storey
outbuilding with dentilled eaves and a hipped slate roof. Interior: stop
chamfered binding beams, 4 centred arched doors to original screens
passage. Mid C18 staircase with vase balusters and moulded handrail.
Cambered tie beams to queen struts to collars clasping purlins, curved
windbraces, braces in walling. (VCH 1908: RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL0841104101

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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