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Dixies Farmhouse and Dixies, Ashwell

Description: Dixies Farmhouse and Dixies

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162165

OS Grid Reference: TL2655239572
OS Grid Coordinates: 526552, 239572
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0401, -0.1563

Location: 91 High Street, Ashwell, Hertfordshire SG7 5NS

Locality: Ashwell
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 5NS

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Listing Text

(South side)

8/34 No. 91 (Dixies
27.5.68 Farmhouse) and
No. 93 (Dixies)


Farmhouse, now 2 houses. Late C15 or early C16. Hall house with jettied
cross wings each end, extended on right end and rear in C17. Altered
C19. Timber frame. Plastered walls. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. 4 C19
sash windows in flush moulded frames. Door towards left with
roll-moulded frame and flat hood. Canted sash windows left and right.
Another C19 door below right cross wing (No. 93). Both wings with curved
brackets to jetties. C19 cusped bargeboards. 2 C19 ridge chimney stacks
with angled shafts. Right addition, probably built as barn, is 1-2 bays
and single storey. C17 stack at join with wing. Internally the roof has
a crown post at junction with right cross wing; further crown post at
right end. Rear elevation shows C17 gabled addition on left and C18-19
hipped bay on right. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2655239572

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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