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Flint Cottage, Chorleywood

Description: Flint Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 159000

OS Grid Reference: TQ0475196387
OS Grid Coordinates: 504751, 196387
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6565, -0.4871

Location: Troutstream Way, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire WD3 4LB

Locality: Chorleywood
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 4LB

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Listing Text


5/333 (North-West side
off) Loudwater

II Flint Cottage

Gamekeeper's cottage, now house. c1820 with mid c19 and C20 additions and
alterations. Flint with red brick sill and eaves bands, quoins, and vertical strips
flanking windows; hipped 2-span Welsh slate roof; brick end stacks with terracotta
pots. 2 storeys. 2 bays with mid-c19 parallel rear range and side outshut on
right, and late C20 single-storey wing to rear right. North-east elevations:.
pointed-arched windows with 2-light 4-pane casements and Y-tracery to heads.
Outshut has 4-panel door with flat brick arch masked by brick and weatherboard porch
and C20 lean-to. Left return: right (front) range has 4-panel door (now part-
glazed) in flat brick arched surround and protected by gabled weatherboard porch;
narrow window inserted on left, and one to left range. Rear:, large windows with
cambered brick arches and small-pane metal windows. Right return: outshut has
2 windows as rear. Interior: original features include front range, old doors,
plain surround to original fireplaces, and steep under stair; in outshut, large
fireplace in kitchen (at rear), and old stone sink and remains of pump with swept,
heart-stopped, handle in scullery (at front).

Listing NGR: TQ0475196387

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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