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Eastbrook Hay Farmhouse and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7862 / 51°47'10"N

Longitude: -0.4559 / 0°27'21"W

OS Eastings: 506601

OS Northings: 210858

OS Grid: TL066108

Mapcode National: GBR G67.ZH8

Mapcode Global: VHFS0.1CTJ

Entry Name: Eastbrook Hay Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157856

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: Grovehill and Woodhall Farm, Hemel Hempstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0l SE
(East side)
4/75 Eastbrook Hay Farmhouse
- and attached barn


Farmhouse and attached barn. Probably C17, brick cased and rear wing in
C18 or early C19. C17 barn. Red brick encasing timber frame, steep old
red tile roofs, rear wing hipped. Barn timber framed and black
weatherboarded with steep old red tile roof. A long, 2-storeys, 3-cells
house facing S, with single-storey brick and tile scullery at W end
linking house to a tall 2-bays barn with double doors into the W bay. 3
windows to each floor and gabled porch a third from W end. Segmental
arches to ground floor windows, stucco plinth, and corbelled eaves
course. 4-light ground floor C19 casement windows to right of porch with
3-light windows over. 2-light over 3-light window to left of porch. Very
large external rear wall chimney to hall in middle of block with axial
chamfered and hollow stopped beam and inglenook with 2 small windows.
External gable chimneys to parlour at E and kitchen at W. 2-storeys
hipped rear wing to rear of parlour but entered by passage off hall.
Interior has exposed post and tie-beam next upper landing of stair,
chamfered axial beams, boarded floor and panelled dado to parlour,
re-used double-ovolo moulded axial beam in dairy of mid C17 date. Fine
cast iron figured fireback and cast iron kettle crane in hall fireplace.

Listing NGR: TL0660110858

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