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Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Houghton Conquest, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0654 / 52°3'55"N

Longitude: -0.4637 / 0°27'49"W

OS Eastings: 505407

OS Northings: 241895

OS Grid: TL054418

Mapcode National: GBR G2Y.HL1

Mapcode Global: VHFQM.XC60

Entry Name: Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321737

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38036

Location: Houghton Conquest, Central Bedfordshire, MK45

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Houghton Conquest

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Houghton Conquest

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

HOUGHTON CONQUEST

TL 0441 CHAPEL END ROAD

11/49 Hill Farmhouse
22.10.52

GV II

House. C16, refronted c.1800. Timber framed structure, partly recased and
partly rebuilt in mottled red brick. Hipped clay tile roof. 2-storeyed, 2-
room plan building, with first floor jetty to rear. N (front) elevation:
complete refronting. Sash windows with glazing bars under cambered heads, 2
to ground floor, 3 to first floor. Off-centre doorway has 6-panel door under
flat hood on timber supports. S elevation: ground floor rebuilt in brick.
Jettied first floor with pebbledash render. Ground floor has 2 3-light
casements with glazing bars under cambered heads. First floor has 2 2-light
casements with glazing bars. Off-centre doorway in slightly projecting bay
has 4-panel door under cambered head. To E end is substantial external stack,
ironstone at base and brick above, with pair of tall diagonal shafts. W end
has C19 rebuilt chimney in similar style. Beyond this at W end is C20 2-
storeyed addition.


Listing NGR: TL0540741895

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