British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Sherwoods,beggars Roost, Norcott, Essendon

Description: Sherwoods,beggars Roost, Norcott

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158306

OS Grid Reference: TL2731608806
OS Grid Coordinates: 527316, 208806
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7635, -0.1565

Location: W End Lane, Essendon, Hertfordshire AL9 6AU

Locality: Essendon
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL9 6AU

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Essendon, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(west side)

9/46 Sherwoods, Beggars Roost,


Cottage terrace opposite Salisbury Crest P.H. C17 brick fronts,
painted. Probably timber framed interior. 2 storeys.
Projecting 2-window extension to Sherwoods on right is early C19.
Main range has 7 regularly-spaced windows of C17/18 origin,
penultimate one on left blocked. 2-light wood and metal small
pane casements with original oak mullions. Floor band. Plain
tiles. Extension has early Cl9 sash windows and ground-floor
shop window surround of same date with moulded frame and
bolection on frieze.

Listing NGR: TL2731608806

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.