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Farmhouse at Lower Farm, Buckland

Description: Farmhouse at Lower Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 160263

OS Grid Reference: TL3562633938
OS Grid Coordinates: 535626, 233938
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9873, -0.0263

Location: A10, Buckland, Hertfordshire SG9 0PY

Locality: Buckland
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0PY

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Listing Text

(East side)

5/42 Farmhouse at Lower Farm


House. C17 or earlier. Timber frame on deep plastered brick plinth,
roughcast with a steep hipped roof now slated. A large, 2 storeys and
attics, L-shaped house facing W with a long rear wing extending E along
a side-road at the N end. Front range raised above road with red brick
retaining wall, iron railings, and large stone balls on piers at ends.
Front range of a 3-cells, internal chimney plan with chimney a third
from S end and entrance a third from N. Gabled stair wing in rear angle.
3 windows front of flush box sashes with 3/3 panes to 1st floor and 2
C19 bay windows on Gd floor flanking 6-panel raised and fielded door
under a flat hood on brackets. 3 gabled dormers set high in roof with
casement lights. 2-storeys part of rear wing plastered with 2 flush box
sash windows with 8/8 panes on 1st floor but 2 3-light flush casement
windows to Gd floor. Recessed sash windows in painted brick E exterior
of wing. Formerly called Buckland Hill.

Listing NGR: TL3562633938

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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