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Description: The Old Cottage
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158985
OS Grid Reference: TQ0975493943
OS Grid Coordinates: 509754, 193943
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6336, -0.4156
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TQ 09 SE WATFORD RURAL HAMPERMILL LANE
9/340 The Old Cottage
House, used as labourer's accommodation for Hamper Mill, 1776 to 1908.
Late C17 or early C18, raised a storey and refronted in early C19.
Originally timber framed first floor on brick ground floor, rebuilt in
brick and roughcast. Slate roof. 3 storeys. 2 bays. Ground floor: 2
entrances, doorcases with reeded jambs and small hoods, two 3 light
casements. First floor 16 pane sashes. Second floor 12 pane sashes.
Casements to rear. Central stack on front pitch. Left end stack adjoins
Hamper Mill House (q.v.). To right adjoins Hamper Mill Cottage (q.v.).
Interior: ground floor chamfered bearers and first floor posts and
braces visible in rear wall.
Listing NGR: TQ0975493943
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Source: English Heritage
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