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Little Wood End Cottages, Flamstead

Description: Little Wood End Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157813

OS Grid Reference: TL0575413870
OS Grid Coordinates: 505754, 213870
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8135, -0.4673

Location: Flamstead, Hertfordshire AL3 8AX

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

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Listing Text

TL 01 SE
- Nos, 1, and 2
Little Wood End Cottages

House, now 2 houses. Early C17 or earlier, extended and divided in C19.
Timber frame exposed at rear of No. 1 with red brick infill, red
tilehanging at front, red brick ground floor, plum brick casing to N-S
range. Steep half-hipped old red tile roofs. A Z-shaped 1 1/2-storeys house
sub-divided in the middle of the N-S range, N part No. 1, S part No. 2.
Casement windows with cast iron frames. Large C17 chimney stack at
junction of W wing to main N-S range with 2 conjoined square shafts in
Z-plan and moulded cap. Straight-brace and exposed framing in N wall of
this W wing. Clasped-purlin roof with straight windbraces and
squint-butted Scarf joint in wallplate. Large 3-centred chamfered arched
brick open fireplace on 1st floor of N-S range. Gabled dormers to No. 2
on W and on lower E wing.

Listing NGR: TL0575413870

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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