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Farmhouse at Rigery Farm (Along Track, 900 Metres from Road), Standon

Description: Farmhouse at Rigery Farm (Along Track, 900 Metres from Road)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161045

OS Grid Reference: TL3638620889
OS Grid Coordinates: 536386, 220889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8699, -0.0204

Location: 4 Parkins Close, Collier's End SG11 1EP

Locality: Standon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1EP

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Listing Text

Colliers End
(west side)

1/21 Farmhouse at Rigery Farm
(along track, 900m from road)
24.1.67 (Formerly listed as Eigerys Farm
House, Collier' s End)


Farmhouse. C16 or earlier, C17 S wing, C20 W wing. Timber-frame
exposed with plastered panels, brick sill and steep old red tile
roofs. Plastered W wing with red tiled roof. A T-shaped house
of 2-storeys but stepped roof height with one and a half storeys
C20 wing on W. At N end a late medieval former open hall with
cross-passage probably where S fireplace is. Later C17 central
chimney, inserted floor and dormers, and higher S wing jettied on
S end with large knee brackets. Stair in formerly W service wing
removed c1975 (RCHM Typescript). E front has: tall diagonal
stack with recessed corners, 2 gabled dormers to lower N part, 2-
light and 3-light casement windows (renewed) and half glazed door
under left hand dormer. Gabled jettied S end (repaired after
collapse c1975) has 3-light casement and French doors below. C20
wing has main door and 3 gabled dormers rising through the eaves.
Interior has exposed timbers and C17 large open fireplace with
canted back in S room.

Listing NGR: TL3638620889

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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