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Street Farm

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7172 / 51°43'1"N

Longitude: -0.5162 / 0°30'58"W

OS Eastings: 502602

OS Northings: 203092

OS Grid: TL026030

Mapcode National: GBR G74.8BF

Mapcode Global: VHFSC.03GF

Entry Name: Street Farm

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 2 December 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100478

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157537

Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3

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 CHIPPERFIELD ROAD
TL 00 SW (North side)

6/8 Street Farm
26.1.67 (formerly listed as
Street Farmhouse)

GV II*

Farmhouse, now a private house. C16 (probably for John de Street c.1530),
extended into barn to E in C20. Timber frame roughcast with steep old
red tile roofs. Barn weatherboarded. A long 2-storeys house facing S,
set back from road, with continuous side jetty to house on S part. A
2-storeys 4 windows long house with 3 bays hall and cross-passage, 2
bays crosswing parlour at E with contemporary barn to E now part of
house. Entrance at W of hall with through passage behind a large
chimney and lower contemporary service wing to W with axial chamfered
beam. Gabled stair turret on N at junction of hall and parlour. Small
2-light flush casement windows. Old oak doors to cross passage. Jetty
has knee braces to main beams. Timbers exposed inside. 2 axial parallel
chamfered beams in hall. Arched niches in large open fireplace. Wall
paintings of pomegranates behind C17 scratch moulded panelling in
parlour. Fine Italian carved Renaissance style wellhead over capped
well by rear door. Very similar to house called Rent Street Barns q.v..


Listing NGR: TL0260203092

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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