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Red Lion Cottage, Sarratt

Description: Red Lion Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158936

OS Grid Reference: TQ0417699690
OS Grid Coordinates: 504176, 199690
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6863, -0.4944

Location: Red Lion Lane, Sarratt, Hertfordshire WD3 6BP

Locality: Sarratt
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 6BP

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Listing Text

(Northeast side)

12/291 Red Lion Cottage


House. Early to mid C16. Extended C17, mid C18 and c.1970. Timber frame.
Red brick cased, part rendered, some sham timber frame applied. Later
additions are brick. Tiled roof. Originally a 2 bay open hall. Gable end
to road has leaded light horizontal sliding sashes, rendered with sham
framing above ground floor brick. Original front is now right return
facing garden. 2 light casements and horizontal sliding sashes with
cambered and flat arched heads in earlier range. Slightly higher ridge
to C17 bay with an extruded stack. Further right is c.1970 addition in
similar brick. To rear or left return is an external stack, dated 'IG
1740', offsets. Entrance in C20 lean-to addition behind stack. Behind
this and to rear of C17 bay is mid C18 kitchen wing dated 'TS 1752'.
Rear gable end stack. Interior: ground floor chamfered bearer, jowled
posts with curved braces to cambered tie beams, queen struts to collars
clasping purlins, curved windbraces. C17 bay has smaller scantling,
straight braces, clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ0417699690

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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