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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103636
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164027
Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4
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
(also known as Place Farm)
(formerly listed under High Street).
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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