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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: FARMHOUSE AT YEWTREE FARM

List entry Number: 1213270

Location

FARMHOUSE AT YEWTREE FARM, KETTLE GREEN ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireEast HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityMuch Hadham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Apr-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 397823

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History

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Details

TL 4218 MUCH HADHAM KETTLE GREEN ROAD (north side) Hadham Cross

14/17 Farmhouse at Yewtree Farm (formerly listed 19.10.51 as Yewtree house)

- II*

House. Late C15 or early C16 variant form of Wealden-house. Hall floored c.1600. Late C17 attic dated 1697. Exposed timber frame and plaster. Thatched hipped roof with red tile courses at eaves and around gabled attic dormer. Late C17, red brick chimneystack (built up later) towards S with mullions. 4 window E elevation has continuous jetty of which end bays are original jettied cross wings, having tension bracing to each floor. 3 late C17, 3-light, Ground floor, leaded casements. Attic over door dated 1697 and window below has casements of same date. Cl9 oriels to 1st floor including canted, 2-light casement. N elevation with tall, C19, external red brick stack. Roughcast Ground floor with canted tiled oriel on E. Rear elevation has 2 thatched, single light, eyebrow dormers in slope of roof. Mid C19, 1 window extension on S linking thatched and weatherboarded range to house, part of which was an outdoor kitchen. Interior of farmhouse has 2 bay hall. Late C17 oak staircase on N side. Remains of diamond mullioned window in W wall of hall. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL4263718524

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National Grid Reference: TL 42637 18524

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