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Wyldes Farm, Barnet

Description: Wyldes Farm

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 March 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 198937

OS Grid Reference: TQ2611887147
OS Grid Coordinates: 526118, 187147
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5691, -0.1817

Location: 3 Hampstead Way, Barnet, Greater London NW11 7XJ

Locality: Barnet
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: NW11 7XJ

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Listing Text

Hampstead Garden Suburb

Wyldes Farm
(Formerly listed as part of
'Wyldes', North End Hampstead
under General)
TQ 2687 29/7 29.3.63


C17 or earlier timber framed 3 bay, lobby entry house. (A rare survival on the
fringes of London). Former farmhouse faced with weatherboarding, Two storeys.
Two windows. Tiled roof. Windows - horizontally sliding. Plain doorway with hood.
Extension to left with tripartite sash. William Blake was a frequent visitor to the
house when it was occupied by John Linnell. In the C20 it was occupied by
Sir Raymond Unwin who converted the adjoining barn into part of the dwelling. He
lived here while supervising the laying out of Hampstead Garden Suburb. Roof
reconstructed 1981 following a fire.

Listing NGR: TQ2611887147

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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