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Adam Cottage, Flamstead

Description: Adam Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157780

OS Grid Reference: TL0545215536
OS Grid Coordinates: 505452, 215536
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8285, -0.4712

Location: Pickford Road, Markyate, Flamstead, Hertfordshire AL3 8AD

Locality: Flamstead
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 8AD

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Listing Text

TL 01 NE
(East side)
2/4 Adam Cottage
- II

House. C17 or earlier, C18 S part heightened in C19 and single-storey N
wing, later C20 N part. Timber frame exposed at front and rear in old
middle part with red brick for infill and casing to ground floor, S part
has red and blue brickwork in Flemish-bond and plum brick in stretcher
bond above the exposed former wallplate. Sandy red brick N wing. N part
in red brick in stretcher-bond. Steep old red tile roofs. An irregular
2-storeys, L-shaped building facing W. The middle part has the timber
frame, internal chimney rising through the rear slope of the roof and
front lobby-entrance of a house formerly extending to N. S part appears
to have been a single-storey adjunct, probably a stable or service
wing. W front has an upper window to middle, 2 to S part, and 3 to
higher N part. Entrance in middle by plank door under a large gabled
tiled C19 timber porch. 3-light flush casement windows with small panes.
Rear wall has full-height bay-post and 5 brick panels between studs on
upper floor.

Listing NGR: TL0545215536

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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