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Old Cuckmans, St Stephen

Description: Old Cuckmans

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 163884

OS Grid Reference: TL1303705177
OS Grid Coordinates: 513037, 205177
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7339, -0.3645

Location: 73 Ragged Hall Lane, St Stephen, Hertfordshire AL2 3NP

Locality: St Stephen
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL2 3NP

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/340 Old Cuckman's
(formerly listed as Old
19.10.53 Cuckman's Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, now house. C15 or early C16 hall house, floored in
C16-17. Later C17 extensions to N elevation. Early C19 stuccoed
S elevation, formerly the front. Timber frame, exposed on N
side. Plaster and painted brick walls. Plain tile roof. 2
storeys. Double pile range. N side has 3 gable ends in a line,
the right 2 with thinner box framing. 3 C20 glazing bar
casements. Deeper rear range contains the former hall and C16
wing. Half hipped plain tile roof of clasped purlin
construction. On right end is a large C17 external stack with
tall sloping stack and oven at base. Rear elevation has 5 C20
glazing bar casements and a central half-glazed door. Central
C17 ridge stack. Internally this part is 3 bays, the W 2 bays
once a deep hall. Large truss visible on 1st floor. Collar
purlin exposed in W bay. N wall of hall exposed on ground floor
of W bay, and holes for diamond mullioned window visible. The N
extensions have chamfer-stopped beams to ground floor.

Listing NGR: TL1303705177

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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