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Wards Farmhouse, Lilley

Description: Wards Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163079

OS Grid Reference: TL1152527140
OS Grid Coordinates: 511525, 227140
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9316, -0.3793

Location: 7 Hexton Road, Lilley, Hertfordshire LU2 8LU

Locality: Lilley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: LU2 8LU

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Listing Text

TL 12 NW (West side)

4/69 Wards Farmhouse


Farmhouse mid C18, NE wing early C19. Red brick with slate roofs. A
large L-shaped group set back from road facing E consisting of a
2-storeys, cellar and attics house parallel with road, and a lower
2-storeys range extending to E from N part of front of house. The main
range has a large internal chimney heating the main living room on its N
with twin service rooms at N end. Stair rising on S side of stack and
parlour at S end with an internal S gable chimney, and cellar below.
Floors framed with cross-beams. NE wing a service wing with pantry and
large kitchen with E gable chimney. Lean-to extension at E end. E front
of main house has 2 gabled dormers on the roofslope, 2 flush box sash
windows with 6/6 panes on 1st floor with segmental arches. 2 similar
windows to ground floor with 3/3 large panes. Door in heavy frame up 2
steps with rectangular fanlight. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1152527140

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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