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Drages Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Reed, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0059 / 52°0'21"N

Longitude: -0.014 / 0°0'50"W

OS Eastings: 536416

OS Northings: 236026

OS Grid: TL364360

Mapcode National: GBR K89.98T

Mapcode Global: VHGNJ.PVZ4

Plus Code: 9C4X2X4P+9C

Entry Name: Drages Farm House

Listing Date: 3 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162609

Location: Reed, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Reed

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Reed and Buckland

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Tagged with: Farmhouse Thatched cottage

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TL 33 NE (East side)

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House. Early to mid C17, extended mid C19. Earlier building has exposed
timber frame with some weatherboarding and red brick facing. Steeply
pitched thatched roof. Later building is timber frame or brick,
roughcast with a slate roof. Originally a small single cell with a
lean-to outshut, 2 storeys and attic. C19 2 bay lobby entry 2 storey
addition on one side, now front. Early house to rear has a gable end
facing road. Ground floor two 2 light small pane flush frame casements
with exposed framing over a brick and flint base, pentice boards to
weatherboarded upper levels with 3 and 1 light small pane casements,
bargeboards with finial. 2 bay right return, close studding with middle
rail, 1 and 2 light small pane flush frame casements. Towards rear a
brick, tile coped rounded oven projection. Rear gable end casements,
exposed framing and an internal stack with rebuilt capping. Lean-to
outshut from original rear has a catslide roof, entrance in short end
with an open thatched porch, red brick on return or original rear face.
To front and set to left is C19 addition with a central entrance, plank
door with bracketed hood, 20:20 pane iron glazing bar horizontal sliding
sashes in flush moulded frames. Boxed eaves. Central ridge stack.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL3641636026

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