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Wayside, and Oak Cottage, Great Gaddesden

Description: Wayside, and Oak Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157918

OS Grid Reference: TL0360410626
OS Grid Coordinates: 503604, 210626
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7847, -0.4994

Location: Leighton Buzzard Road, Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire HP2 6HJ

Locality: Great Gaddesden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP2 6HJ

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Listing Text

TL 0310
(West side)
10/139 Wayside, and
Oak Cottage


House, now 2 houses. C16, altered and extended to W in C17, W end C20.
Timber frame on painted brick sill with painted brick as infill and
rebuilding of ground floor in W part. Steep old red tile roofs. A long
block with 2-storeys in older E part (Wayside) and 1½ storeys in W part
with 2 gabled dormers at eaves. E part has 3 upper windows, the middle
carried above eaves as a swept dormer, and 2 ground floor windows with
external wooden shutters with plank door between under lean-to timber
porch. Casement windows with wrought iron frames and rectangular leaded
lights. 2-storeys rear wing with weatherboarded gable triangle. Road
side of Oak Cottage has a straight joint in middle marking W extension
and an old 3-light leaded casement. Framed 2-storeys rear wing with
square framing and weatherboarded gable. Older part (Wayside) has
clasped-purlin roof on collar truss at E gable.

Listing NGR: TL0360810622

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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