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Mymms Hall Farmhouse, Potters Bar

Description: Mymms Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 164273

OS Grid Reference: TL2328201940
OS Grid Coordinates: 523282, 201940
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7027, -0.2174

Location: Potters Bar, Hertfordshire EN6 5HD

Locality: Potters Bar
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN6 5HD

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Listing Text

(North side)
Potters Bar

4/220 Mymms Hall
20.5.49 Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Mymms Hall)

House, now 2 dwellings. Early C16 origins. Extended C17. Refronted and
much altered C18 and C19. Timber frame, brick casing, tiled roof. Half H
plan: apparent hall with crosswings with extension to rear right. 2
storeys with attics in wings. Front: 4 bay central range. Entrance 2nd
bay from right with Tuscan porch. Ground floor: canted bay with
crenellated parapet to right, two French windows to left, first floor
sashes with cambered heads. Bargeboarded gables over wings with 2 lower
roofs over main range. Large cement rendered axial ridge stack to centre
with 2 diagonally set shafts. C17 extension to rear right. Fronted with
stock bricks, rat trap bonded. Tiled roof with separate ridge. 2
storeys. 4 unequally spaced bays. Central entrance. Glazing bar sashes
with cambered heads. Large axial ridge stack to right of centre with 4
diagonally set shafts. Stack at junction with main range. Lower 2 storey
extension to far right with lean-to addition. To rear of this wing are
an entrance under a porch and 2 Yorkshire casements. Left and longer
crosswing of main range is the small C16 house, refronted and altered.
Cross axial ridge stack and rear gable end external stack. Interior: C16
cambered tie beam exposed on front wall of left crosswing. Clasped
purlin roof with queen struts. Jowled posts. Chimney inserted late
C16/early C17. Extension to rear right with roof of similar construction,
largely rebuilt. Two arms of Homestead Moat to S. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2328201940

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Source: English Heritage

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