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Old Farm Cottages, Abbots Langley

Description: Old Farm Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158701

OS Grid Reference: TL0773200128
OS Grid Coordinates: 507732, 200128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6896, -0.4429

Location: Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire WD4 8RW

Locality: Abbots Langley
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD4 8RW

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Listing Text

King's Langley

3/55 Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Old Farm Cottages


Three houses, originally labourer's accommodation for Langleybury Home
Farm. Early C18 refronting and extension of a C17 house. Timber frame to
early core. Red brick front and extension. Hipped tiled roof. 2 storeys
and attic. 5 window front. Entrances in centre and outer bays with side
lights, intermediate and first floor C20 casements, all with segmental
arched heads, extra windows inserted. Plinth. Plat band to parapet.
Pilaster strips at ends. 3 dormers that to centre gabled, flanking
hipped. Cross axial stack between 2 right bays. Left end stack. 2 bay
left return, blind openings with segmental heads, 1 casement inserted. 2
bay C17 house ia at right angles to rear right with a lower ridge.
Right return has first floor exposed framing, mid rail, posts and studs,
2 light casements, an external stack with an offset. Behind stack a
catslide roof extends over a lean-to outshut. 3 light casements in brick
rear gable end, exposed plates and purlins. A gabled wing extends from
C17 block to rear of C18 block, which has an entrance with a hood.
Parapet as at front. Interior not inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL0773200128

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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