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Farmhouse at Stocks Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldbury, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8092 / 51°48'33"N

Longitude: -0.6018 / 0°36'6"W

OS Eastings: 496493

OS Northings: 213209

OS Grid: SP964132

Mapcode National: GBR F4J.JNJ

Mapcode Global: VHFRQ.JS7F

Entry Name: Farmhouse at Stocks Farm

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355662

Location: Aldbury, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Aldbury

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tring

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

ALDBURY STOCKS ROAD
SP 91 SE
(West side)
5/78 Farmhouse at
- Stocks Farm
GV II
Farmhouse. 1908 by Smith and Brewer for Mrs. Humphrey Ward, the
novelist, who then lived at Stocks House, (q.v.). Plum brick with red
brick dressings, wooden eaves cornice and steep hipped red tile roof. A
2-storeys, 5 windows wide, symmetrical subdued Queen Anne revival house
facing E. Red brick plinth carried up as aprons to lower windows, red
rusticated interrupted quoins, triple brackets to wide painted eaves
cornice, and 2 large square chimneys symmetrically placed just to rear
of ridge. Flush box sash windows with segmental heads under 2 rings
segmental red brick arches with 6/6 panes. Central door with upper half
panelled, wooden doorcase with oval fluted pilasters and segmental
pediment, and one brick step. 2 windows to each floor on S end.
Single-storey outhouse adjoining on N. Included for group value. (Ernest:
Willmott, English House Design, London (1911) 209).


Listing NGR: SP9649313209

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