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Main Farm Building at College Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnet, Barnet

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Latitude: 51.5934 / 51°35'36"N

Longitude: -0.2034 / 0°12'12"W

OS Eastings: 524544

OS Northings: 189807

OS Grid: TQ245898

Mapcode National: GBR C3.7DJ

Mapcode Global: VHGQK.F69W

Plus Code: 9C3XHQVW+8J

Entry Name: Main Farm Building at College Farm

Listing Date: 15 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199212

Location: Barnet, London, N3

County: Barnet

Electoral Ward/Division: Finchley Church End

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Finchley

Church of England Diocese: London

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Main farm building at College Farm


Stables and teashop, built to house cows and ancillary dairy functions 1883, designed
by Frederick Chancellor. Red brick, some tile hanging, steeply pitched pantiled roof
to eaves. Double courtyard plan . Symmetrical composition of 11 main bays. Queen
Anne style. Single storeyed except to centre and slightly projecting end bays which
have 2 storeys and gables. 2 intermediate gables to carriageways. Tile hanging to
upper storey of outer bays; mock timber framing and stucco to central bay, which
crowned by ogee domed lantern with weathervane. Main entrance to centre (C20 doors ).
Square headed windows and stable doors. Some timber mullions and transoms; casements,
glazing bars. College Farm was the model dairy farm of George Barham of the Express
Dairy Co Ltd who pioneered the transportation of milk by train to London. (Believed
to have been London's first Tuberculin Tested dairy.)

Listing NGR: TQ2454489807

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