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Astridge Farmhouse, Wheathampstead

Description: Astridge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163993

OS Grid Reference: TL1779216318
OS Grid Coordinates: 517792, 216318
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8331, -0.2919

Location: Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire AL4 8LA

Locality: Wheathampstead
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL4 8LA

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/444 Astridge Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C15 hall house, altered and extended in later C17
Cased in red brick late C18. Roughcast right gable end and stair
turret on rear left. Left gable end with exposed timber frame.
2 storeys and attics. 4 C18 wood casements, those of ground
floor segmental-headed. Floor band. C20 gabled porch. 1 C18
hipped dormer. Interior is 3 bays, the 2 on right formerly an
open hall. Timber frame chimney stack inserted in C16. Floor
inserted in later C17. Two-and-a-half storey wing added on left,
together with stair tower and lateral chimney stack. Stairs
intact. Stack has 3 square shafts. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1779216318

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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