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Wheathampstead Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.814 / 51°48'50"N

Longitude: -0.2928 / 0°17'33"W

OS Eastings: 517782

OS Northings: 214198

OS Grid: TL177141

Mapcode National: GBR H7L.BSB

Mapcode Global: VHGPB.WN2R

Entry Name: Wheathampstead Place

Listing Date: 19 October 1953

Last Amended: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164027

Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: Wheathampstead

Built-Up Area: Wheathampstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1714
14/478
19.10.53

WHEATHAMPSTEAD
STATION ROAD
(east side)
WHEATHAMPSTEAD

Wheathampstead Place
(also known as Place Farm)
(formerly listed under High Street).

GV
II

Farmhouse. Late medieval hall house, formerly with cross wings
both ends. N wing demolished. S wing was heightened in the C16,
and a red brick wing added at rear in early-mid C17. Timber
frame. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. Gabled S wing has close-
studded ground floor and similar 1st floor on the N side. C16
red brick to left ground floor. Upper floor has reused timber
frame. N elevation has large C17 external chimney stack and S
elevation 2 similar stacks. C19 and C20 glazing bar casements.
Rear elevation comprises 2 gable ends. C17 cross-bar stair
window with leaded casements. Door with ovolo-moulded oak frame.
Interior has a mid-late Cl7 dogleg staircase with plain slate
balusters. Door of same date to ground floor with moulded stiles
and mutins. C16 stone fireplace in hall. (Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL1778214198

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