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Broughton's Cottage Keston Cottage On South Corner with Kings Lane, Chipperfield

Description: Broughton's Cottage Keston Cottage On South Corner with Kings Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157595

OS Grid Reference: TL0442001662
OS Grid Coordinates: 504420, 201662
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7040, -0.4903

Locality: Chipperfield
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD4 9BL

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Listing Text

TL 0401 (East side)

- Nos.1(Broughton's
Cottage), 2,3(Keston
Cottage), and 4
(on S corner with
Kings Lane)


Block of 4 houses. Mid C19. Uncoursed knapped flint with red brick
dressings and steep slate roof. 2 handed pairs of picturesque 2-storeys
houses facing W onto the common. Double-pile plan end chimneys houses
with rear wings. Show front with 2 conjoined gabled porches with
elaborate looped bargeboards, shouldered arches and frequent red brick
vertical quoined bands. Each house has 2 1st floor windows, 2-light over
porch and 3-light to side, and 3-light beside porch. Gauged chamfered
brick flat arches and surrounds to recessed sash windows with glazing
bars thickened to appear as casement windows. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL0442101654

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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