History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Fairclough Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Weston, Hertfordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9446 / 51°56'40"N

Longitude: -0.143 / 0°8'34"W

OS Eastings: 527737

OS Northings: 228973

OS Grid: TL277289

Mapcode National: GBR J7L.0P3

Mapcode Global: VHGNV.GDS3

Entry Name: Fairclough Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162731

Location: Weston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Weston

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Weston

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in
Cottered

Listing Text

WESTON HALLS GREEN
TL 22 NE (East side)

5/119 Fairclough Hall Farmhouse
27.5.68 (formerly listed as
Faircloth Hall)

GV II

Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, brick cased and altered in C18/C19. Timber
frame roughcast. Chequered red and blue brick ground floor at rear.
Steep old red tile roofs, S wing half-hipped at E. A 2-storeys, L-shaped
house at W of farmyard facing W with slightly higher S wing. An internal
chimney, 3-cells, lobby-entry plan with large external N gable chimney
with 2 diagonally set square shafts and crow-step decoration to parlour
and chamber over on left of lobby entry. Rear entrance next angle of
wings possibly marks the line of an earlier cross-entry to lower end of
hall. 2 large projecting chimneys to S side of crosswing, and further
internal chimney at junction of wings. W front has 4 windows to ground
floor, 2 to 1st floor and entrance a third from N end opposite chimney.
4-lights flush casement windows flank the gabled open timber porch to
the half-glazed 6-panels door. 3-lights windows to 1st floor. 3 casement
windows to 1st floor and 2 to ground floor on S side and small porch to
entrance next LH corner. Panelled room on 1st floor at W, RCHM noted
c.1909 that large open fireplaces to internal stack had been infilled,
cambered tie-beams on 1st floor, and 2 doors made of early C17 oak
panelling with contemporary hinges. Then called Hall Green Farm formerly
Faircloth Hall after family of Fairclough owners in 1461 and up to 1634.
(RCHM (1911)175: VCH (1912)237).


Listing NGR: TL2773728973

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.