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Wheathampstead Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.814 / 51°48'50"N

Longitude: -0.2928 / 0°17'33"W

OS Eastings: 517782

OS Northings: 214198

OS Grid: TL177141

Mapcode National: GBR H7L.BSB

Mapcode Global: VHGPB.WN2R

Plus Code: 9C3XRP74+JV

Entry Name: Wheathampstead Place

Listing Date: 19 October 1953

Last Amended: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164027

Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: Wheathampstead

Built-Up Area: Wheathampstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL 1714

(east side)

Wheathampstead Place
(also known as Place Farm)
(formerly listed under High Street).


Farmhouse. Late medieval hall house, formerly with cross wings
both ends. N wing demolished. S wing was heightened in the C16,
and a red brick wing added at rear in early-mid C17. Timber
frame. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. Gabled S wing has close-
studded ground floor and similar 1st floor on the N side. C16
red brick to left ground floor. Upper floor has reused timber
frame. N elevation has large C17 external chimney stack and S
elevation 2 similar stacks. C19 and C20 glazing bar casements.
Rear elevation comprises 2 gable ends. C17 cross-bar stair
window with leaded casements. Door with ovolo-moulded oak frame.
Interior has a mid-late Cl7 dogleg staircase with plain slate
balusters. Door of same date to ground floor with moulded stiles
and mutins. C16 stone fireplace in hall. (Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL1778214198

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