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Farmhouse at Deas Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Benington, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.882 / 51°52'55"N

Longitude: -0.0957 / 0°5'44"W

OS Eastings: 531169

OS Northings: 222097

OS Grid: TL311220

Mapcode National: GBR K9K.SS9

Mapcode Global: VHGP2.9Y8M

Entry Name: Farmhouse at Deas Farm

Listing Date: 31 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159645

Location: Benington, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Benington

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Benington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

Cutting Hill
(south side)

4/30 Farmhouse at Deas Farm



House. C15 open hall house, floors and chimney inserted in early
Cl7, N crosswing re-roofed on axis of house in later Cl7. Timber
frame roughcast with old red tile roof. A one and a half
storeys, 3-cell, central-chimney, lobby entry plan house facing
W, with chimney a third from S end and C19 external gable chimney
at N end. Originally open to roof throughout with hall, service
room in same range to S, and parlour to N of 2 bays framed
transverely. 4-light diamond mullioned window in rear wall of
parlour. Central chimney built at lower end of hall with winding
stair by stack entered from hall. 4 windows on W front with 2
gabled dormers at middle and S end. Flush casement windows
except flush box sash window to left of door. T-plan red brick
chimney. Interior has exposed close-studded walls, chamfered
axial beam in hall propped off fireplace lintol, exposed axial
joists in narrow service end with lower floor level, thin exposed
joists in parlour, edge-halved scarf joint with bridled butts in
rear wallplate at S end, single purlin in each slope of hall
roof, but 2 purlins to N end re-roofed later.

Listing NGR: TL3116922097

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

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