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The Folly

A Grade II Listed Building in Chipperfield, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.699 / 51°41'56"N

Longitude: -0.4942 / 0°29'39"W

OS Eastings: 504160

OS Northings: 201099

OS Grid: TL041010

Mapcode National: GBR G7C.FVL

Mapcode Global: VHFSC.DK2F

Entry Name: The Folly

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157600

Location: Chipperfield, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, WD4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Chipperfield

Built-Up Area: Chipperfield (Three Rivers) BU

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Chipperfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0401 (South side)

The Folly

- II

House. Late C17, C19 brick front, rear lean-to and division to 2 houses,
S bay C20. Timber frame on stuccoed sill, roughcast with red brick front
and steep old red tile roof, with slated 2-storeys part rear lean-to. A
2-cells, 2 storeys and attic, end chimneys plan house facing E, with
matching added S part. Its plot was probably an encroachment on the
common. Large external N gable chimney with one flue and enlarged base.
Before the S extension with a casement window to each floor the front
was symmetrical with a flush casement 3-light window on each side of the
porch on each floor. Twin 2-panel flush doors in single ornate lean-to
tiled porch with brackets and glazed arcading. Early C20 rectangular
wooden bay window inserted to RH of porch. Casements to attic and small
windows in N gable end facing common.

Listing NGR: TL0416001099

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