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Rooks Nest Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dane End, Royston, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0029 / 52°0'10"N

Longitude: -0.0446 / 0°2'40"W

OS Eastings: 534324

OS Northings: 235632

OS Grid: TL343356

Mapcode National: GBR K88.FJH

Mapcode Global: VHGNJ.5XSG

Plus Code: 9C4X2X34+55

Entry Name: Rooks Nest Farm House

Listing Date: 29 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162449

Location: Therfield, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Therfield

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Therfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 33 NW
(East side)
Dane End
4/126 Rooks Nest Farm House
House. Early C17, extended C18, altered C19. Timber frame on flint base,
rendered. Tiled roof. 2 cell lobby entry with a wing added to rear left
to form an L on plan. 2 storeys and attic. Ground floor: central
entrance with bracketed hood, flanking C19 canted bays with sashes,
tiled heads. First floor 2 flush frame horizontal sliding sashes.
Central square ridge stack, rebuilt cap. Right end: ground floor
entrance, first floor horizontal sliding sash. Left end: ground floor
French windows, first floor sash and attic horizontal sliding sash,
flush frames. C19 gabled entrance porch with side door where main range
meets rear wing, flush frame sashes in rear wing. Rear gable end of wing
has first floor and attic horizontal sliding sashes, exposed plates and
purlins. Catslide roof over lean-to outshut on inner return with a
stack, links to lean-to outshut to rear of main range, also with
catslide roof. Interior: exposed framing, jowled posts, curved tension
braces, stop chamfered ovolo moulded binding beam.

Listing NGR: TL3432435632

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

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