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Marsh Farm and Attached Courtyard of Outbuildings to West, Along Track 250 Metres from Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.796 / 51°47'45"N

Longitude: -0.4953 / 0°29'43"W

OS Eastings: 503864

OS Northings: 211887

OS Grid: TL038118

Mapcode National: GBR G66.7MK

Mapcode Global: VHFRZ.C4J0

Entry Name: Marsh Farm and Attached Courtyard of Outbuildings to West, Along Track 250 Metres from Lane

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157884

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP2

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0l SW
(East side)
3/105 Marsh Farm and attached
- courtyard of outbuildings
to W, along track 250m
from lane
- II

Farmhouse, now a private house, and attached outbuildings, C16, N
parlour wing c.1600, altered and extended in C19 and C20. Timber frame,
brick casing and extensions, all roughcast externally. Steep old red
tile roofs. Outbuildings timber framed dark weatherboarded generally but
thin red brickwork to NW corner. A 2-storeys, H-plan house facing E with
2-storeys extensions to NW and SW linking to former farm buildings
around a rear courtyard now an enclosed garden. Irregular fenestration
with casement windows and small panes. Entrance by glazed door under
porch in middle of E front, which has been extended forward for lobby
and new staircase with flatter-pitched front roof slope propped off
surviving older roof structure. Roofspace has wide-span collar-and-side-
purlin roof with tall queen-struts and smoke-blackened re-used rafters.
N parlour-crosswing has external N sidewall chimney with pedimented
strapwork oval motif in cut and moulded brickwork on outer face.

Listing NGR: TL0386411887

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