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Home Farm Cottages, Abbots Langley

Description: Home Farm Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 May 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 158716

OS Grid Reference: TL0784002408
OS Grid Coordinates: 507840, 202408
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7101, -0.4406

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

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Listing Text

(West side)
King's Langley

3/75 Nos. 7, 8, 9 and 10
30.5.80 Home Park Cottages
(formerly listed as
Nos. 1-12 [consecutive]
Home Park Cottages)


Row of 4 houses. c.1826. Built with Home Park Mills (not listed) by
John Dickinson for accommodation of workers in paper production.
Rendered flint and red brick. Half hipped tiled roof. 2 storeys and
attic. 4 window front. 2 entrances to centre. Ground floor 16 pane and
first floor 9 pane sashes, all recessed with segmental heads. Dentilled
brick eaves. 2 hipped dormers with horizontal sliding sashes over inner
windows. 2 ridge stacks with oversailing courses. Entrances in left
return and in lean-to addition on right return. Small sashes in attics,
that to right red brick. Lean-to outshuts at ends and to rear.
Fenestration to rear as at front. Interior not inspected. This row forms
part of a planned group, symmetrically arranged 2:4:4:2, Nos. 1-6 and
11, 12 Home Park Cottages (q.q.v.). (W. Branch Johnson, Industrial
Archaeology of Hertfordshire, 1970).

Listing NGR: TL0784002408

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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