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5, 6 and 7, Chorleywood Bottom, Chorleywood

Description: 5, 6 and 7, Chorleywood Bottom

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158730

OS Grid Reference: TQ0277595775
OS Grid Coordinates: 502775, 195775
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6514, -0.5158

Location: Chorleywood Bottom, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire WD3 5JB

Locality: Chorleywood
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 5JB

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Listing Text

(Northeast side)

5/89 Nos. 5, 6, and 7


Three houses. c.1600 house extended, 'Sc 1822' on front wall of No. 7.
No. 5 has timber frame with brick nogging, extended in flint and red
brick. Tiled roofs. Originally 2 bays with three 2 window cottages added
to left. All 2 storeys. To right timber frame exposed on first floor.
Large scantling to large panels. C20 casements. Steeply pitched roof. To
left each cottage has a central entrance, each with a C20 porch
addition, 2 light casements, leaded. Gauged brick and flint flat arched
heads on ground floor. Flint panels with horizontal and vertical brick
courses. Dentilled brick eaves. Datestone on first floor to left. Cross
axial stack between Nos. 5 and 6, left end stack. To rear of timber
framed core is an exposed jowled post and a flat roofed addition.
Interior: ground floor stop chamfered binding beams and joists, original
shutter groove, small window opening on rear wall, stop chamfered timber
lintel to fireplace at right end. Curved braces in walls, mortices for
braces to cambered tie beams, queen struts to collars clasping purlins,
curved windbraces. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TQ0277595775

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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