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Clayton Cottage, Nettleden with Potten End

Description: Clayton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 November 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 157979

OS Grid Reference: TL0172009828
OS Grid Coordinates: 501720, 209828
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7779, -0.5270

Location: Nettleden Road, Nettleden, Hertfordshire HP1 3DD

Locality: Nettleden with Potten End
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP1 3DD

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Listing Text

POTTEN END (East side)

5/199 No. 13
2.11.77 (Clayton Cottage)
(Formerly listed as No. 13)

- II

House. Late C16 or early C17, altered in early C18, subsequently
extended at both ends. Timber frame, red brick infill to ground floor
and red tilehanging to 1st floor. End parts roughcast. Steep old red
tile roof. A long 2-storeys house facing S with 4 windows on 1st floor
and 6 on ground floor with gable entrances now. Flush casement windows
renewed with lattice leaded glazing. Old middle part comprises a hall
and subdivided inner room to W. Large internal chimney built in narrow E
bay with former cross-passage behind it on E. Cross-beam dividing ground
floor has mortice and wattle holes for original partition. C18 staircase
at rear of E room with turned balusters and moulded handrail of good
quality in short balustrade. Early C19 formerly projecting chimney at W
end of middle part. E gable internal chimney to E extension. (RCHM

Listing NGR: TL0172009828

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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