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Stables at Nine Ashes Farm 40 Metres West North West of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7997 / 51°47'58"N

Longitude: 0.053 / 0°3'10"E

OS Eastings: 541660

OS Northings: 213220

OS Grid: TL416132

Mapcode National: GBR LD7.279

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.V1W5

Entry Name: Stables at Nine Ashes Farm 40 Metres West North West of House

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159929

Location: Hunsdon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hunsdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hunsdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 4113 HUNSDON ACORN STREET
(east side)

8/8 Stables at Nine Ashes
Farm 40 metres WNW of
- house

GV II


Stables. Late C16, road frontage rebuilt in 2 phases in C18,
reroofed and altered internally in early C19. Square, red brick,
single storey, stable block on N side of entrance to Nine Ashes.
Low pitched, U-shaped, slate hipped roof with king post trusses
and twin gables on E. 2 stable doors in heavy chamfered frames
on S side. Twin doors joined in similar heavy frame in middle of
E side. Blocked window opening on N. Thick old red brick walls
with external plinth in English bond. W wall on roadside rebuilt
and set back in early C18 (N part has black headers in Flemish
bond). Whitewashed timberframed weatherboarded interior
divisions as stabling for 12 horses with tack room and store
(sale catalogue of 898 in HRO). An historic stable block
mentioned in a description of 1600 (HLHS (1979) 35) and part of
the buildings of Sir Thomas Forster's mansion. Important
roadside feature as part of the group of historic buildings at
Nine Ashes.


Listing NGR: TL4166013220

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

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