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Bassus Green Farmhouse (South West of Junction)

A Grade II Listed Building in Walkern, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9149 / 51°54'53"N

Longitude: -0.1063 / 0°6'22"W

OS Eastings: 530345

OS Northings: 225735

OS Grid: TL303257

Mapcode National: GBR K94.XLT

Mapcode Global: VHGP2.34NC

Entry Name: Bassus Green Farmhouse (South West of Junction)

Listing Date: 31 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308230

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159649

Location: Walkern, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Walkern

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Walkern

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)

2/12 No 1
(Bassus Green Farmhouse)
- (SW of junction)


House. C16. Timber frame, roughcast with steep old red tile
roofs, half hipped W end of kitchen wing. A 2-storeys, 3-cell
house facing S with a single-storey kitchen in line to W and a
long-storey dairy wing projecting N from the kitchen. House has
4 structural bays, the end bays partitioned with parlour at E and
service rooms at W. Formerly separate 2-bay outside kitchen at W
still open to roof, with stair to chamber over the dairy on N.
Lower bay of hall has chimney backing onto staircase and cross-
passage. Inserted internal gable chimney at E for parlour.
Central chimney inserted in kitchen. Interior has exposed close-
studding and curved tension-bracing in house and dairy wing.
Jowled posts with clasped-purlin roofs, in house with wind-braces
and edge-halved scarf joint with bridled butts in N wallplate.
Kitchen has jowled posts, angle-ties, close-studding, and
cambered tie-beams, with E corner posts about 0.5m from house.

Listing NGR: TL3034525735

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