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Castle Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns to West and North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8194 / 51°49'9"N

Longitude: -0.3217 / 0°19'17"W

OS Eastings: 515778

OS Northings: 214751

OS Grid: TL157147

Mapcode National: GBR H7C.X37

Mapcode Global: VHGPB.CJTL

Entry Name: Castle Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns to West and North West

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164008

Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: Wheathampstead

Built-Up Area: Lea Valley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/459 Castle Farmhouse
and adjoining barns to
W and NW.


Farmhouse. Mid-late C17. C18 red brick ground floor, upper
floor in C20 roughcast and half timber. Steep pitched plain tile
roof. 2 storeys and attics. Ridge has central red brick stack
with 4 joined shafts. Lobby entrance plan, door formerly on E
side. Part of original staircase behind stack remains on 1st
floor. Externally it retains small ground and 1st floor 2-light
casements with diamond mullions. C20 casements either side and
to front elevation. Later C17 single storey outbuilding adjoins
on S side. Adjoining this on the W is a C17-18 single storey
timber frame barn with weatherboarding and plain tile roof. 3
bays. Brick and flint base. Adjoining on NW is a C18 barn with
red brick walling and weatherboarded gables. Plain tile clasped
purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL1577814751

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