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The Folly, Chipperfield

Description: The Folly

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
Date Delisted: 26 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158923

OS Grid Reference: TL0416101099
OS Grid Coordinates: 504161, 201099
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6990, -0.4942

Location: Chipperfield, Hertfordshire WD4 9BX

Locality: Chipperfield
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD4 9BX

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Listing Text

The following building shall be deleted:-


(South side)

The Folly


(South side)
2/278 The Folly


The larger part of the Folly lies within and is listed in Chipperfield
Parish, Dacorum District. House. Late C17, C19 brick front, rear lean-to
and division to 2 houses, S bay C20. Timber frame on stuccoed sill,
roughcast with red brick front and steep old red tile roof, with slated
2-storeys part rear lean-to. A 2-cells, 2 storeys and attic end chimneys
plan house facing E, with matching added part. Its plot was probably
an encroachment on the common. Large external N gable chimney with one
flue and enlarged base. Before the S extension with a casement window to
each floor the front was symmetrical with a flush casement 3-light
window on each side of the porch on each floor. Twin 2-panel flush doors
in single ornate lean-to tiled porch with brackets and glazed arcading.
Early C20 rectangular wooden bay window inserted to RH of porch.
Casements to attic and small windows in N gable end facing common.

Listing NGR: TL0416101099

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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