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The Holt Farmhouse, St Paul's Walden

Description: The Holt Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162955

OS Grid Reference: TL1697619638
OS Grid Coordinates: 516976, 219638
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8631, -0.3026

Location: Codicote, Hertfordshire SG4 8HG

Locality: St Paul's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8HG

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Listing Text

(South side)

7/163 The Holt Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early C18, refronted 1798 (date on front), S end part a C19
extension. Red brick with 2 parallel hipped old red tile roofs, the
inner slopes slated. A large 2-storeys, double-pile plan house facing W
at rear of a long forecourt flanked by farm buildings. Originally a
2-cells, end-chimney, central entrance and stair plan house. One cell
matching S extension at service end. W front has 4 sash windows to 1st
floor, similar to RH on ground floor and 2 canted bay windows flanking
entrance. 3 steps to 6-panel flush beaded door (top 2 glazed). Fluted
tapered Doric pilasters with section of entablature and triangular open
pediment with mutular cornice and enriched bedmould. Blank arched
tympanum over door with moulded transom. Date to RH. Interior has large
open fireplaces, chamfered axial beams without stops. Single storey
extension to N with gabled front with corbelled verge, a plank door and
sash window with 10/10 panes.

Listing NGR: TL1697619638

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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