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Description: Hyde Hall Farm House
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 162386
OS Grid Reference: TL3415732746
OS Grid Coordinates: 534157, 232746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9770, -0.0482
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SANDON HYDE HALL
TL 33 SW
7/63 Hyde Hall Farm House
9.6.52 (formerly listed as
House. C18 rebuilding of a larger house of c.1560 built for W. Hyde.
Stock brick with some early red brick and timber framing. Tiled roof.
Almost symmetrical 2:3:2 facade probably reflects earlier hall and cross
wings arrangement. 2 storeys. Ground floor: entrances in bays flanking
centre, that to left has a C20 doorcase with reeded pilasters and a
dentilled hood with a panelled door, that to right has a plain reveal
with a segmental head. To centre a large 5 light casement, 2 glazing bar
sashes to left in shallow reveals, to right 3 and 2 light casements, all
with segmental heads. First floor flush frame casements, leaded lights,
5 lights to centre, otherwise 2 lights. Internal stack at right end.
Left end hipped with a wing, possibly of early construction, extending
to rear with a slightly taller ridge. External stack on 2 bay left
return with a straight joint between bays, towards rear a ground floor
tripartite sash, first floor sash, flush frames. Right gable end is
English bond red brick, oversailing courses to steeply pitched gable. To
rear: wing to right has an internal end stack to gable end, an entrance
with an open timber porch. Gabled dormer in catslide roof over outshut
to inner elevation with a 2 light segmental headed casement. Some early
red brick to rear of main range, entrance to right, scattered casements,
lean-to outshut to centre. Projecting to left of centre a 2 storey and
attic gabled wing, 3 light casements, gauged brick flat arched heads on
ground floor, segmental heads on first floor and to 2 light attic case-
ment. (East Hertfordshire Archaeological Society
Transactions, 1905, vol.3, pt.1, p.36: VCH 1912: RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL3415732746
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