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Shafford Farmhouse, St Michael

Description: Shafford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 163848

OS Grid Reference: TL1257809295
OS Grid Coordinates: 512578, 209295
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7710, -0.3698

Locality: St Michael
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 6JZ

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Listing Text

(north east side)

9/304 Shafford Farmhouse



Farmhouse. C17 timber frame, partly exposed at rear. Recased in
red brick circa 1800. Slate hipped roof. L plan. 2 storeys. 2
segmental headed casements either side of slightly projecting
central bay. Door set in gauged brick relieving arch. 2 floor
bands to centre. Shallow piers to ends of elevation. Dentilled
brick eaves. Low 2-storey projection on E side with C17 timber
frame internally. On rear centre is a brick-cased C17 projection
enclosing a lateral chimney stack. Adjoining this to the W is a
C17 stair turret with stuccoed upper floor. Another lateral
stack of late C17 origin to W of this. Interior is 4-5 bays with
partitions removed. Later C17 on W end.

Listing NGR: TL1257809295

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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