Yen Hall Farmhouse
- 22 Aug 2002
- Yen Hall Farmhouse, Mill Road, West Wickham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
WEST WICKHAM MILL ROAD TL 65 SW 5/155 4. 8.80 Yen Hall Farmhouse II
House. C16, late C17 and renovated. Timber-framed, plaster rendered and red brick. Tiled roof with ridge stack. C19 grey brick upper courses to c.1700 red brick chimney. External stack at north east end of red brick, with offsets. c.1700. Two bays and part of a third bay remain from the C16 house. The bay at the south west end was rebuilt probably c.1700. Two storeys and attic. North side retains C16 timber-framing, now rendered.
Modern frieze of pargetting between the two storeys. Front has late C20 two and three-light C19 casements and doorway opposite the stack with modern door and doorcase. South side. Three gable dormers, including one that is old.
South wall is of c.1700 red brick. The wall has recently been rebuilt reusing the original brick. Three first floor C19 casements. North east end wall also red brick. Interior: Timber-framing visible. Substantial scantling with close centres to the studs. Ceiling joists are laid flat and are stop chamfered. On a moated site.
V.C.H. Cambs., Vol. VI, p117
Listing NGR: TL6163450406
Copyright IoE Mr Peter Tree. Source Historic England Archive
Photographer: Tree, Peter
Rights Holder: Tree, Peter
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