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Home Farm, Meesden

Description: Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160362

OS Grid Reference: TL4296432404
OS Grid Coordinates: 542964, 232404
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9717, 0.0798

Location: Meesden, Hertfordshire SG9 0BB

Locality: Meesden
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0BB

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Listing Text

(South side)

8/141 Home Farm


House. C17 or earlier, W bay and porch c.1950, E extension 1974-5.
Timber frame on black stuccoed sill, plastered with panelled pargetting.
Steep old red tile roofs. A 3-cells, internal-chimney, lobby entry plan
house facing N with chimney originally a third from W end and
extensions, 3-storeys at W and a lean-to at E end. Stair in gabled
turret to rear of chimney. N front is 4 windows long with tiled gabled
porch to door in front of chimney. 2-light flush small-panes casement
windows. Boarded door with small window beside it. Red brick central
chimney. Sill steps down at W bay. Interior has a wide chimney-bay with
back-to-back fireplaces, crossbeam and exposed joists in hall, axial
beam and exposed joists in E services room with infilled cellar under.
Jowled posts, straight tension braces, face-halved bladed scarf in
wallplate but edge halved scarf in old W bay. Clasped purlin roof on
collar trusses. No smoke blackening.

Listing NGR: TL4296432404

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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