British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Mymsmead, South Mimms

Description: Mymsmead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 164235

OS Grid Reference: TL2212100708
OS Grid Coordinates: 522121, 200708
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6919, -0.2346

Location: Blanche Lane, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire EN6 3NZ

Locality: South Mimms
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN6 3NZ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around South Mimms, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(South east side)
South Mimms

4/183 No. 49
- (Mymsmead)

- II

House. Probably early Cl7, by 1787 converted to 2 cottages, by 1842 had
become 4 cottages. Brick ground floor, roughcast on probable timber
frame above. Tiled roof. Originally 3 bay lobby entry extended by one
bay to left. 2 storeys. Brick ground floor: central entrance in slightly
projecting bay with plank door in timber case with 4 centred head and
bracketed and moulded hood. Flanking 2 light lattice casements, 3 light
casement to left. Rectangular ground floor bay to right. Roughcast first
floor: 2 light casements, 3 leaded, 1 with timber glazing bars. Large
axial ridge stack between 2 right bays. Smaller ridge stack between 2
left bays. External end wall stack to left. Right return has large 2
storey semi-octagonal bay addition with tile-hanging to first floor. 2
storey tile hung extension with open ground floor and hipped roof to
rear right. Lean-to brick extension with side entrance to rear left.
Interior not inspected. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2212100708

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.