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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.


List entry Number: 1100478



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bovingdon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Dec-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 157537

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BOVINGDON CHIPPERFIELD ROAD TL 00 SW (North side) 6/8 Street Farm 26.1.67 (formerly listed as Street Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, now a private house. C16 (probably for John de Street c.1530), extended into barn to E in C20. Timber frame roughcast with steep old red tile roofs. Barn weatherboarded. A long 2-storeys house facing S, set back from road, with continuous side jetty to house on S part. A 2-storeys 4 windows long house with 3 bays hall and cross-passage, 2 bays crosswing parlour at E with contemporary barn to E now part of house. Entrance at W of hall with through passage behind a large chimney and lower contemporary service wing to W with axial chamfered beam. Gabled stair turret on N at junction of hall and parlour. Small 2-light flush casement windows. Old oak doors to cross passage. Jetty has knee braces to main beams. Timbers exposed inside. 2 axial parallel chamfered beams in hall. Arched niches in large open fireplace. Wall paintings of pomegranates behind C17 scratch moulded panelling in parlour. Fine Italian carved Renaissance style wellhead over capped well by rear door. Very similar to house called Rent Street Barns q.v..

Listing NGR: TL0260203092

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National Grid Reference: TL 02602 03092


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