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Former Stable and Granary Range Attached to Barn at Praewood Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7492 / 51°44'56"N

Longitude: -0.3666 / 0°21'59"W

OS Eastings: 512854

OS Northings: 206868

OS Grid: TL128068

Mapcode National: GBR H88.B3V

Mapcode Global: VHFS7.L9KF

Entry Name: Former Stable and Granary Range Attached to Barn at Praewood Farm

Listing Date: 18 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163530

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Michael

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

23/326 Former stable and granary range
attached to barn at Praewood Farm


Former stable and granary range. Late C18 or early C19 with later alterations.
Flint with brick dressings; Welsh slate roof. One storey; 5 bays, 3, 1, 1. Brick
quoins at ends and to openings; red brick arches and stepped eaves. At left end is
former stable having wide central stable door flanked by segmental-headed windows
with brick voussoirs and small-pane wooden windows. Bay 4 has wide 3-light window.
Bay 5 (granary bay) is blind, but has small round-archway at ground level (possible
for air vent or cat hole?) Wall at left end does not fully abut barn (qv). Rear:
doorway into 2nd bay; and brick vents. Right return: granary doorway set above
ground level. Interior: stable end has provision for 5 beasts, tethered 2, 1, 2,
with wooden/partitions and mangers. Granary section has raised board floor and
plastered walls. Roof has short queen struts on tie-beams, clasped purlins, old
rafters supporting boarded roof, and fairly large-scantling ridge piece.

Listing NGR: TL1285406868

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

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