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Hamper Mill Cottage, Watford Rural

Description: Hamper Mill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158986

OS Grid Reference: TQ0974393944
OS Grid Coordinates: 509743, 193944
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6336, -0.4157

Location: A4125, Watford Rural, Hertfordshire WD1 4PL

Locality: Watford Rural
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD1 4PL

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Listing Text

(Northwest side)

9/341 Hamper Mill Cottage


House, former labourer's accommodation and storage for Hamper Mill. Mid
C18, attic added in C19, altered C20. Red brick with burnt headers.
Roughcast and weatherboarded attic. Machine tiled roof. 2 storeys and
attic. 3 bays. Ground floor: entrance and 2 windows inserted in large
central round arch. To left a carriage bay with strap-hinged double
doors. Ground floor right and 2 first floor C20 cross casements.
Dentilled brick eaves. Stack on front pitch to right of centre. Attic
has central 3 light and flanking 2 light casements, leaded lights. Eaves
cornice. To left adjoins The Old Cottage (q.v.). Right return has C19
buttresses on ground floor, scattered casements and a lunette in the
attic under a bargeboarded gable. To rear: dentilled eaves, C20
casements. Large stack to left of centre and diagonally set stack at
right end. Interior: ground floor chamfered binding beams. Included for
group value.

Listing NGR: TQ0974393944

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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