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Old Cuckmans

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Stephen, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7339 / 51°44'2"N

Longitude: -0.3645 / 0°21'52"W

OS Eastings: 513037

OS Northings: 205177

OS Grid: TL130051

Mapcode National: GBR H8G.BN1

Mapcode Global: VHFS7.MPN4

Entry Name: Old Cuckmans

Listing Date: 19 October 1953

Last Amended: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175529

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163884

Location: St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL2

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: St Stephen

Built-Up Area: How Wood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/340 Old Cuckman's
(formerly listed as Old
19.10.53 Cuckman's Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, now house. C15 or early C16 hall house, floored in
C16-17. Later C17 extensions to N elevation. Early C19 stuccoed
S elevation, formerly the front. Timber frame, exposed on N
side. Plaster and painted brick walls. Plain tile roof. 2
storeys. Double pile range. N side has 3 gable ends in a line,
the right 2 with thinner box framing. 3 C20 glazing bar
casements. Deeper rear range contains the former hall and C16
wing. Half hipped plain tile roof of clasped purlin
construction. On right end is a large C17 external stack with
tall sloping stack and oven at base. Rear elevation has 5 C20
glazing bar casements and a central half-glazed door. Central
C17 ridge stack. Internally this part is 3 bays, the W 2 bays
once a deep hall. Large truss visible on 1st floor. Collar
purlin exposed in W bay. N wall of hall exposed on ground floor
of W bay, and holes for diamond mullioned window visible. The N
extensions have chamfer-stopped beams to ground floor.

Listing NGR: TL1303705177

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

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