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Tankards Farmhouse, Offley

Description: Tankards Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163137

OS Grid Reference: TL1385622926
OS Grid Coordinates: 513856, 222926
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8933, -0.3468

Location: Offley, Hertfordshire LU2 8PS

Locality: Offley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: LU2 8PS

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Listing Text

TL 12 SW (East side)

6/127 Tankards Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C16, early C17 N crosswing and floor and chimney inserted in
hall range, renovation in C19. Timber frame on brick sill, roughcast
with painted brick face to front end. Steep old red tile roofs. A
1 1/2-storeys 3-bays hall range former open hall house facing E with small
2 storeys N crosswing with chimney built in former crosspassage at
junction of wings. E front has 2 small gabled dormers at the eaves of
lower part, a casement window to the 1st floor of the gabled wing, and 3
casement windows to the ground floor. One door by chimney, and one into
S and bay between the windows. Red brick facing to S gable. Interior has
jowled posts, straight braces to wallplate, axial chamfered beams, with
ogee stops in crosswing. Clasped-purlin roofs, curved wind-braces in
hall range. Squint-butted scarf joint in wallplate.

Listing NGR: TL1385622926

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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