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Beeches Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9536 / 51°57'12"N

Longitude: 0.1027 / 0°6'9"E

OS Eastings: 544595

OS Northings: 230431

OS Grid: TL445304

Mapcode National: GBR LBC.GSN

Mapcode Global: VHHLF.Q5N6

Plus Code: 9F32X433+C3

Entry Name: Beeches Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Last Amended: 14 January 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160135

Location: Brent Pelham, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Brent Pelham

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Brent Pelham

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


3/20 Beeches Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
19.10.51 The Beeches)

- II*

Late C16 or early Cl7 manor house, timber framed and plastered on brick
base. L-shaped with short kitchen wing at rear, two storeys and attics.
The main block was altered in C18 and C19, and some of its internal fittings
were removed to Brent Pelham Hall early this century. The most important
features ware the three fine Cl7 chimney stacks, one at each end of the main
block and one at the rear of the main block; they each have three octagonal
shafts with moulded caps. The end chimney stacks contain the attic windows
- two-light brick moulded mullions - lighting the attic, which runs the
whole length of the main block. The front has four window range of three-
and four-light leaded casements to the upper storey. The ground floor windows
were altered in C18 and there is a bay window at each end. Six panel entrance
door with pediment head. Interior contains timber panelled dining room,
Cl7 decorative stone fireplaces, timber spiral staircase, C18 raised and
fielded panelling.

Listing NGR: TL4459530431

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

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