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Herons Farmhouse, Wheathampstead

Description: Herons Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163943

OS Grid Reference: TL1704115688
OS Grid Coordinates: 517041, 215688
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8276, -0.3030

Locality: Wheathampstead
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL5 5DY

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/399 Heron's Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early C16 and probably an earlier origin. Timber
framed. Cased in red brick C18. Early C19 sash windows. C20 N
wing. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. Original house is a close-
studded range of 4 bays. This part has 4 windows. 3 on ground
floor are triple-hung sashes with segmental heads. Blank 1st
floor panel at S end. Small ridge stack on right centre.
Interior S side has good exposed ceiling beams with wide flat
joists. Rear elevation is part weatherboarded. Former stair
turret at S end. N wing terminates at W end in a single storey
C16 block, timber frame with red brick infill, probably a former
kitchen or bakehouse. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1704115688

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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