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Latitude: 51.7198 / 51°43'11"N
Longitude: -0.3779 / 0°22'40"W
OS Eastings: 512147
OS Northings: 203588
OS Grid: TL121035
Mapcode National: GBR H8N.19H
Mapcode Global: VHFSF.D1KF
Entry Name: Holt Farmhouse
Listing Date: 14 October 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102860
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163870
Location: St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL2
District: St. Albans
Civil Parish: St Stephen
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Albans St Stephen
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 10 SW ST STEPHEN NOKE LANE
(south west side)
12/326 Holt Farmhouse
Farmhouse. A good example of a 2-unit house, both parts probably
dating to the C15. Altered C16-17. Extended each end in later
C19 to form a long range on a canted plan. Timber frame.
Plastered walls. Weatherboarded extensions. Plain tile roofs.
1 storey and attics. The larger unit is on the NE side. It has
3 broad eaves gables, the left gable marking the C15 cross wing
and the right 2 the former 2-bay open hall. C19 pentice addition
to front ground floor. Glazing bar casements throughout. At the
right end of this range and at join with other unit is a taller
gabled block, probably a late C17 wing. The other unit is 2-3
bays and externally has 2 small attic casements. Also a former
hall, it has, on the 1st floor, exposed joists and main beams of
high quality. Interior of larger unit has a screens partition
between cross wing and hall with depressed 4-centred doorheads.
The inserted hall floor dates c1600 and has chamfer-stopped beams
and joists. The C19 wings either end of the whole range are each
2 windows. (RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL1214703588
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