Mymms Hall / Mymms Hall Farmhouse

31 Oct 1999
Mymms Hall, Mutton Lane, Potters Bar, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, EN6 5HD
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Mymms Hall Farmhouse, Mutton Lane, Potters Bar, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, EN6 5HD
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TL 20 SW POTTERS BAR MUTTON LANE (North side) Potters Bar

4/220 Mymms Hall 20.5.49 Farmhouse (Formerly listed as Mymms Hall) GV II

House, now 2 dwellings. Early C16 origins. Extended C17. Refronted and much altered C18 and C19. Timber frame, brick casing, tiled roof. Half H plan: apparent hall with crosswings with extension to rear right. 2 storeys with attics in wings. Front: 4 bay central range. Entrance 2nd bay from right with Tuscan porch. Ground floor: canted bay with crenellated parapet to right, two French windows to left, first floor sashes with cambered heads. Bargeboarded gables over wings with 2 lower roofs over main range. Large cement rendered axial ridge stack to centre with 2 diagonally set shafts. C17 extension to rear right. Fronted with stock bricks, rat trap bonded. Tiled roof with separate ridge. 2 storeys. 4 unequally spaced bays. Central entrance. Glazing bar sashes with cambered heads. Large axial ridge stack to right of centre with 4 diagonally set shafts. Stack at junction with main range. Lower 2 storey extension to far right with lean-to addition. To rear of this wing are an entrance under a porch and 2 Yorkshire casements. Left and longer crosswing of main range is the small C16 house, refronted and altered.

Cross axial ridge stack and rear gable end external stack. Interior: C16 cambered tie beam exposed on front wall of left crosswing. Clasped purlin roof with queen struts. Jowled posts. Chimney inserted late C16/early C17. Extension to rear right with roof of similar construction, largely rebuilt. Two arms of Homestead Moat to S. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2328201940


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1182 IOE Records taken by Sam Klok; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Sam Klok. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Klok, Sam

Rights Holder: Klok, Sam


Brick, Cement, Render, Tile, Timber, Medieval Hall House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Cross Wing House, Moat, Water Supply And Drainage

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