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Woodside Cottage, Northchurch

Description: Woodside Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157763

OS Grid Reference: SP9787009455
OS Grid Coordinates: 497870, 209455
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7752, -0.5829

Location: New Road, Northchurch, Hertfordshire HP4 1LP

Locality: Northchurch
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP4 1LP

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Listing Text

SP 90 NE (West side)
Northchurch Common

3/231 Woodside Cottage

- II

House. C18 or earlier, early C19 N wing. Red brick probably encasing a
timber frame. Red brick extensions. Steep old red tile roofs. A 1½
storeys, 2 cells, end chimney plan house facing S, with single-storey
hipped W wing and low 2 storeys early C19 rear wing. Later single-storey
hipped E wing with lean-to in angle with rear wing. Internal gable
chimney at W, external at E. Rear gable chimney to N wing. 2 windows to
front with door between. 2 upper windows rise through eaves with swept
roofs up to main roof. 2 stone steps to plank door. 3-light casement
upper windows C18 on LH: RH renewed, 2-light below. All with leaded
lattice glazing. Shallow rectangular bay window to left of door. Front
has chamfered plinth and dentilled eaves course. Cast iron lattice
casements to N wing. W gable roughcast over lower roof. Deep well in
front of house with brick curb and wood winding gear. Said to have been
the parish Pest House. (VCH(1908)246).

Listing NGR: SP9787009455

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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