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Pound Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandridge, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7816 / 51°46'53"N

Longitude: -0.3052 / 0°18'18"W

OS Eastings: 517010

OS Northings: 210578

OS Grid: TL170105

Mapcode National: GBR H7Z.7N2

Mapcode Global: VHGPJ.NHJ1

Plus Code: 9C3XQMJV+MW

Entry Name: Pound Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163907

Location: Sandridge, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Sandridge

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandridge

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

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6/363 Pound Farmhouse



Farmhouse. Late C15 or early C16, extended and altered C17, C18
and C19. Timber frame. Roughcast walling. Plain tile gable end
roof. 2 storeys. 4-window elevation has, on left, a large
early-mid C19 venetian window, triple hung with gothic glazing
bars to arched central light. On right side are 3 cast iron
casements of 3-4 lights. Central mid-late C18 wooden doorcase
with Doric pilasters, enriched entablature and mutuled pediment.
Door has 4 moulded and 2 glazed panes. The house has 5 bays, the
N bay a C17 addition. S bay was a 2-storey wing to a 3-bay hall
in centre. These 3 bays have smoke-blackened roof timbers and
partition. Cambered tie beam with massive crown strut. The S
bay has, to ground floor, early-mid C19 detail. C18 chimney
stack inserted between this on next bay. S gable end is mid-late
C18 chequered red brick with floor band and burnt header lozenge
pattern. At the rear of the house is a large early C18 2-storey
extension with twin hipped roof, plastered walls and dentilled
brick eaves. N wall of extension with tall red brick stack,
corbelled at top. Good early-mid C18 staircase in centre of
house. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1701010578

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

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