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Hill Cottage, Kings Langley

Description: Hill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157689

OS Grid Reference: TL0660002614
OS Grid Coordinates: 506600, 202614
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7121, -0.4585

Location: Langley Hill, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire WD4 9HH

Locality: Kings Langley
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD4 9HH

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Listing Text

TL 00 SE (West side)

7/158 Hill Cottage


House. Early C16 2-bays house, C18 red brick casing and N bay. Timber
frame, red brick casing with random blue headers. Steep old red tile
roof. Originally a 2 storeys, 2 bays house with side jetty on E and
large internal S gable chimney. C18 2 storeys brick N part added with
external gable chimney and rear contemporary brick casing and
underbuilding of jetty of older part. Internal chimney of middle bay
C19. E front has 3 windows to each floor. Flush lattice leaded casements
of 3-lights with central iron opening light on 1st floor and segmental
arches and 4:2:3 lights on ground floor, panelled door with hood on
brackets into N part. Phoenix fire insurance plaque above door. Interior
has jowled posts, double curved braces to tie-beam, and clasped-purlin
wind braces. Flat joists and heavy chamfered floor beams. (KLLHMS report
1978 in NMR).

Listing NGR: TL0660002614

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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