This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 51.8187 / 51°49'7"N
Longitude: -0.437 / 0°26'13"W
OS Eastings: 507832
OS Northings: 214497
OS Grid: TL078144
Mapcode National: GBR G5W.Y25
Mapcode Global: VHFRT.CKV4
Entry Name: Pound Farm
Listing Date: 19 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1172917
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157840
Location: Flamstead, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, AL3
Civil Parish: Flamstead
Built-Up Area: Flamstead
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Flamstead
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
FLAMSTEAD TROWLEY HILL ROAD
9/60 No. 30 (Pound Farm)
Farmhouse, now a private house. C17 or earlier, brick casing C17 and
C18, S wing late C18. Timber frame in N range and S stable encased in
red brick, narrow C17 brick in English bond to stable and lower part of
S wall, Flemish-bond elsewhere. Dark weatherboarded W gable and W
kitchen, roughcast S gable. Steep old red tile roofs, hip at NE corner.
An L-shaped house of 2-storeys and dis-used attics, now entered from E.
Long N range formerly entered from S has a single-storey kitchen
extension at W beyond an external gable chimney, internal chimney to
middle, E end of roof altered when S parlour wing added on road front
with lateral chimney. This probably replaced a service wing linking to
single-storey stable. E front has 4 windows to both floors irregularly
placed and 4-panels flush-beaded door into E end of N range under a
gabled tiled open timber porch. 2-light casements to 1st floor, 3-lights
to ground floor with segmental arches. Projecting front wall chimney
between windows of S wing. 2-light casement windows to N range without
arches or face lintels. Brick curbed well outside in angle of wings.
Interior has C18 2-panels doors generally, exposed bay-posts in N wall
of N range and mortices in tie-beams for braces formerly springing from
posts in S wall. Jowled posts, clasped-purlin roof on queen-strut with
collar trusses. Stair rises beside internal chimney. Complex truss in N
wing to get over junction of wallplates at different heights.
Clasped-purlin roof with straight inclined queen-posts in stable.
Listing NGR: TL0783214497
Other nearby listed buildings