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Rye End Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kimpton, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8562 / 51°51'22"N

Longitude: -0.265 / 0°15'53"W

OS Eastings: 519588

OS Northings: 218929

OS Grid: TL195189

Mapcode National: GBR H71.RT8

Mapcode Global: VHGP5.CL8Y

Entry Name: Rye End Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162075

Location: Kimpton, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Kimpton

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kimpton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Farmhouse. C16 or earlier central hall; C17 E cross wing forming
L plan. Timber frame. Red brick and plaster infill. Some old
parqetting. Plain tile roofs. Tall central ridge chimney stack
with 4 joined shafts. 2 bays to right, including lean-to
projection. Cross wing on left is 2 bays deep with clasped
purlin roof and C19 external chimney stack on N gable end flanked
by small oven bay, Dart timber frame and tiled. At E end is a
curious late C18 addition with crenellated parapet. Square, red
brick, hipped plain tile roof. Floor bands. Single arched
windows. Windows are mostly glazing bar casements, but some C17
or C18 square leaded casements. Interior: Open brick fireplace
is set in timber frame smoke bay, sooted plaster exposed on 1st
floor. Roll moulded floor beam and fireplace lintel.

Listing NGR: TL1958818929

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

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