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Whitehouse Farmhouse, St Stephen

Description: Whitehouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 August 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 163893

OS Grid Reference: TL1109203935
OS Grid Coordinates: 511092, 203935
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7231, -0.3931

Location: Whitehouse Lane, St Stephen, Hertfordshire WD5 0SA

Locality: St Stephen
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD5 0SA

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Listing Text

(north side)

12/349 Whitehouse Farmhouse



Farmhouse. Probably late C16. Timber frame, partly exposed.
C18-19 red brick casing. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. 3 C19-20
glazing bar casements. 2 early C19 flush-panel doors, the left
one with cut bracket hood, these doors showing that property was
formerly divided. Between doors the ground floor windows are
segmental-headed and the brickwork chequered. 2 C19-20 rear
extensions, between which is a C18/19 outshut. Internally is much
exposed framing: central bay has close-studded rear wall with
original window openings on both floors, the upper window
retaining a diamond mullion. Large chimney stack on left centre.
On rear right is an early C18 staircase with heavy turned
balusters. Clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL1109203935

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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