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Drapers Farm House, Wallington

Description: Drapers Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162282

OS Grid Reference: TL2956832226
OS Grid Coordinates: 529568, 232226
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9734, -0.1151

Locality: Wallington
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0TB

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Listing Text


6/149 Drapers Farm
- House

- II

House. Probably C15/early C16, extended C17 and much altered since.
Timber frame, roughcast with some ground floor brick facing, tiled roof.
Single ended open hall with cross wing at upper end. Now 2 storeys.
Scattered timber casements of 1, 2 and 3 lights. Timber porch to
entrance in slightly lower extension at lower end of hall on same axis.
Gablet in roof of this extension. 2 storey gabled staircase
projection on entrance front at upper end. Ridge stack at junction of
hall and cross wing. C20 extension on garden front not of special
interest. Interior: despite many alterations original cambered hollow
chamfered tie beam to, central open truss with hollow chamfered curved
braces still in place. Massive brick chimney breast and fireplaces
probably C17.

Listing NGR: TL2956832226

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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