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Old Farm House, Offley

Description: Old Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163129

OS Grid Reference: TL1547627950
OS Grid Coordinates: 515476, 227950
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9381, -0.3216

Location: A505, Offley, Hertfordshire SG5 3ET

Locality: Offley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3ET

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Listing Text

TL 12 NE
5/119 Old Farm House

House. Late C17, rear extension C18. Red brick in Flemish-bond with a
steep old red tile roof. A 2-storeys, cellar and attics house facing E
with 2-cells, end chimneys plan, and parallel rear extension of similar
size. E front symmetrical with 2 windows to each floor, recess over
central door, and 2 hipped dormers. Plat band and segmental arches. 2
canted bay windows to ground floor. Casement windows. Panelled door
(renewed) in early C19 fluted doorcase. Roundheaded recess over rear
door, and irregular fenestration. Interior of older part has cross-beams
to ground floor and axial beams spanning onto 2 cross-beams flanking
central stair on 1st floor. Kitchen/living room on N with large open
fireplace and W jamb rebuilt in spare Venetian bricks from the
rebuilding of Kings Walden Bury in later C20. Parlour on S with corner
fireplace at SW and cellar below.

Listing NGR: TL1547627950

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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