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Farmhouse at Bury Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Hormead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9513 / 51°57'4"N

Longitude: 0.0381 / 0°2'17"E

OS Eastings: 540162

OS Northings: 230047

OS Grid: TL401300

Mapcode National: GBR LB8.QFF

Mapcode Global: VHHLD.M700

Entry Name: Farmhouse at Bury Farm

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Last Amended: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160307

Location: Hormead, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hormead

Built-Up Area: Great Hormead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hormead with Wyddial

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(North side)
Great Hormead

11/86 Farmhouse at
22.2.67 Bury Farm
(formerly listed as
Bury Farm House)


House. Early C17, C19 rear range, renovated in late C20. Timber frame
roughcast with steep old-red tile roof banded with scalloped tiles on
rear slope. Parallel white gault brick rear range with red tiled roof. A
2-storeys, 2-cells, interior-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S,
with 2-storeys brick parallel rear range probably replacing a rear stair
tower. 1½ storeys lower kitchen at E end of front range with an external
gable chimney and oven projection. Neat symmetrical S front with fine
tall red brick chimney of conjoined diagonal shafts. Bellcast eaves and
flush wooden casement windows of horizontal proportions. A 5-light and 2
3-light windows on 1 floor, and 2 5-light rectangular bay windows
flanking the half-glazed panelled door with large flat hood on poles.
The rear wing has recessed sash windows under segmental arches and 2
wall-head chimneys on the back wall. The interior has exposed main
frame, chamfered axial beams with hollow stops, open fireplaces,
plastered Tudor arched chamfered fireplace in W room on Ground Floor.
Half-glazed corner cupboard in kitchen with shaped shelves. Formerly The
Tithe Farm, then Hormeadbury Farm after 1812. (Jackson (1981)15).

Listing NGR: TL4016230047

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