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Cob Outbuilding Approximately 25 Metres South-South-West of Theobolds Park Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6868 / 51°41'12"N

Longitude: -0.0474 / 0°2'50"W

OS Eastings: 535076

OS Northings: 200479

OS Grid: TL350004

Mapcode National: GBR HY.BQQ

Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.4V9R

Entry Name: Cob Outbuilding Approximately 25 Metres South-South-West of Theobolds Park Farm

Listing Date: 9 February 1982

Last Amended: 10 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157327

Location: Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN8

County: Hertfordshire

District: Broxbourne

Electoral Ward/Division: Goffs Oak

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cheshunt

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
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5251 CHESHUNT
GREAT CAMBRIDGE ROAD
(west side)
Waltham Cross

Thatched clay barn at
Theobolds Park Farm
25 metres SSW of house

The description and address shall be amended to read:

GREAT CAMBRIDGE ROAD
(west side)
Waltham Cross

Cob outbuilding approximately
25 m SSW of Theobalds Park
Farm

Outbuilding, probably a former calf shed or shelter shed. Late C17/early
C18. Cob walls; hipped thatch roof wtih gablets. Rectangular plan. One
storey. Low cob wall to front (west) elevation, flanked by double entries;
blocked pitching door to left (north) gable end. Interior: split oak rafters
to 7-bay clasped purlin roof, partly rebuilt but retaining 3 queen-post and
queen-strut trusses. Floor is sunk about 60 cm below ground level. A rare
survival for Hertfordshire, of a pre-improvement type of cob (or battered
clay) farmbuilding.

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Farm
1.
5251 CHESHUNT
GREAT CAMBRIDGE ROAD
(west side)
Waltham Cross
Thatched clay barn at
Theobalds Park Farm
25 metres SSW of house

TL 30SE : 5/12 9.2.82

II GV


2.
C18 or early C19, 'refrigerator' barn. Rectangular in plan.
Battered clay walls; thatched roof. On the W a pair of ramps
with double doors lead down to the interior where floor is 60cm
below ground level.

Listing NGR: TL3507600479

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

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