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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308230
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159649
Location: Walkern, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2
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
TL 32 NW WALKERN BASSUS GREEN
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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