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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: 1101420



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ardeley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-May-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 159536

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TL 3225 ARDELEY WOOD END (north side)

10/1 Farmhouse at Lites Farm -


House. Late C16, altered in early C19. Timber frame on stucco plinth. Roughcast with steep pitched roof now slated. A small one and a half storeys, 2-cell, central chimney, lobby entry house, facing S. 3 structural bays with cut tie-beam a third from W end with C17 chimney built against it on E side. Parlour at E end with chamfered axial joists and trimming for stair. 2- bay E part with C18 rebuild of fireplace incorporating an oven. Chamfered axial beamsupported off fireplace lintol. Curved tension braces in walls and jowled posts. 2 windows S front with central gabled porch and large gabled dormer on eaves to E part. 3-light flush casement windows. 4-panel flush beaded door. Mentioned in Court Roll of 1674, and possibly a medieval manor house. (VCH (1912) 194).

Listing NGR: TL3237625561

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, A, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1912), 194

National Grid Reference: TL 32376 25561


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