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Church Farmhouse, Lilley

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163083

OS Grid Reference: TL1188826401
OS Grid Coordinates: 511888, 226401
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9249, -0.3743

Location: Lilley Bottom Road, Lilley, Hertfordshire LU2 8LN

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

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Listing Text

TL 1126 (East side)

11/73 Church Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C17, brick cased at N early C18, SE part, new stair and brick
front C19 (said to be c.1870 inf owner), passage cut through main
chimney and main entrance moved to W front 1911. Red brick casing in
stages on N and W front, roughcast S end probably timber framed. Hipped
slate roof. A 2-storeys L-shaped house facing W with rear angle filled
by stair and extension. Main range parallel with street has internal
chimney and lobby entrance. N room stone paved probably a hall/kitchen.
NE rear wing possibly original has axial beam, E gable chimney, and
cross-passage from N entrance to staircase in use up to 1911. NE wing
formerly dairy/pantry on ground floor. Present stair built when SE
infill added. W front has 2 windows to each floor and central entrance.
Plum brick and segmental arches to ground floor. Flush box sash windows
with 3/3 large panes. N end wall of front range has C18 red brickwork
with plat-band, presumably refacing timber framing when entrance was at
N. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1188826401

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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