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Latitude: 52.0336 / 52°2'1"N
Longitude: -0.2864 / 0°17'10"W
OS Eastings: 517649
OS Northings: 238633
OS Grid: TL176386
Mapcode National: GBR H4X.DFM
Mapcode Global: VHGNC.Z4GV
Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 14 December 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117387
English Heritage Legacy ID: 442135
Location: Henlow, Central Bedfordshire, SG16
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Henlow
Built-Up Area: Henlow
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Henlow
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 1738 HENLOW HIGH STREET
Nos. 87 and 87B (odd) Manor Farmhouse
Fonner fam1house, now subdivided. Part early C16 or earlier, extended C17 and C18, refenestrated C19 and C20. Timberframed, with exposed gable with jowled posts and diagonal bracing to rear, but remainder brick mainly painted. Tiled roof with brick chirnneystack in centre of range and at end.
No 87 is of one storey and attics at front with gabled donner and 2 storeys to rear with decorative tiles above brick. Two casement windows and gabled and tilehung painted brick porch.
No 87B is L-shaped of 2 storeys with 3 windows to main range. Front has one C20 casement and one mid C19 casement with vertical glazing bars. Rear has projecting timberframed gable. Interior features include frame with curved braces and curved tie beam, roof with coupled rafters, through purl ins and collar beams and mid C 17 axial beam with chamfer, fillet, tongue and triangle. This building was at one time owned by the Wrest Park Estate and is shown on an estate map of Henlow dated 1718 (Ref MA5/1)
Listing NGR: TL1764938633
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