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Whelpley Ash Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.72 / 51°43'11"N

Longitude: -0.5476 / 0°32'51"W

OS Eastings: 500423

OS Northings: 203359

OS Grid: TL004033

Mapcode National: GBR G73.0CN

Mapcode Global: VHFSB.G1B9

Entry Name: Whelpley Ash Farm

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157532

Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP5

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Bovingdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bovingdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

BOVINGDON CHESHAM ROAD
TL 00 SW (South side)

6/3 Whelpley Ash Farm
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GV II

Farmhouse, now a private house. Later C16, SE bay early C17, parallel
early C19 brick rear range on W extended to S and house renovated with
lean-to E and W extensions c.1976. Timber frame exposed and red brick
infilled on front (E) but plastered with false timbering on S end. Red
brick W wall. Steep old red tile roofs. A 2-storeys house of 3
structural bays facing E into courtyard. Casement windows renewed.
Interior has exposed the framework of a 2-bay C16 house with large
formerly external S gable chimney and chamfered axial beam in S bay but
cross beam in middle of longer N bay. Jowled posts and straight braces
to cambered tie beams with collar and queen-strut clasped purlin roof
with wind braces. Heavy jowled post to C17 S bay beyond chimney. Large
open fireplace and exposed joists on ground floor. (Roberts(1975)no.6).


Listing NGR: TL0042303359

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