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Westwick Row Farmhouse, St Michael

Description: Westwick Row Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163855

OS Grid Reference: TL0935006602
OS Grid Coordinates: 509350, 206602
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7475, -0.4174

Location: Westwick Row, St Michael, Hertfordshire HP2 4UB

Locality: St Michael
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP2 4UB

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Listing Text

(north east side)

8/311 Westwick Row Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C15 2-bay cruck house with C16 and C17 additions.
Large and small block joined. Painted brick and plaster. Plain
tile roofs. 2-storey 2-window block on left; 1-storey-and-
attics, 2-window block on right. At join of upper and lower
parts is a large Cl7 cruciform red brick stack, in front of which
is a gabled dormer and beneath a door. C20 glazing bar
casements. The right block contains the 2 cruck bays and, at
the right end, a contemporary 2-storey bay, perhaps built as a
grain store. Formerly there were 2 more crucks in space of
present left block. The two bays have 3 crucks, which are
continuous from floor to ridge and are joined longtitudinally by
long curved wind braces. Left block is late C17 and has ovolo
moulded floor beams and fireplace bressumer (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL0935006602

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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