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Farmhouse at White Farm, Aston

Description: Farmhouse at White Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 159572

OS Grid Reference: TL2688624234
OS Grid Coordinates: 526886, 224234
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9022, -0.1571

Location: Long Lane, Aston, Hertfordshire SG2 7HE

Locality: Aston
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7HE

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Listing Text

Aston End
(east side)

3/12 Farmhouse at White Farm
(formerly listed as
24.11.66 White Farmhouse)


House. C16, rearranged in C18 1'1723' painted above new door on
W). Timber frame on flint sill wall with brick corners.
Roughcast but red tilehanging banded with scalloped tiles to W
wall of wing and E gable. Steep pitched roofs now slated with
red tile ridge. Old red brick central chimney with 2 fat
diagonal square shafts. A one and a half storeys T-plan house
facing S, with hall range, W crosswing, and central chimney at
junction of wing, with lobby entrance. Main entrance later moved
to middle of W side of wing facing the road. This has a boarded
door in a heavy frame flanked by a 3-light and 2-light windows
and gabled dormers at the eaves. Sash window with 8/8 panes at
E. Interior. Ground floor, West room has very heavy beams, over
wide fireplace, and to ceiling. Wide wall posts. Cl7 cupboard
in E room. Doors with strap hinges on lugs. Cyma mouldings to
architraves, and hand worked panels to doors. First floor. Some
floor boards 12 inches wide. Very heavy timbers in framing

Listing NGR: TL2688624234

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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