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Beehive Cottage, Aston

Description: Beehive Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159557

OS Grid Reference: TL2744822754
OS Grid Coordinates: 527448, 222754
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8888, -0.1495

Location: Benington Road, Aston, Hertfordshire SG2 7DX

Locality: Aston
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7DX

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Listing Text

Aston village
(north side)

12/8 No 20
(Beehive Cottage)


House. Later Cl7. Timber frame on black stucco plinth,
plastered with scratched decoration, steep old red tile roof to
main house, thatched roof to lower W extension. A 2-storeys and
attics, 2-cell, central-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S,
with one and a half storeys W extension with a single large room
with gallery at E end under raised part of roof, and internal
gable C19 chimney. Entrance moved to start of extension. Main
house has 2 flush casement windows of 2 and 3 lights on each
floor and window in former central doorway. 2 small windows and
gabled dormer to W part with '1609' painted over 2-light casement
window. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2744822754

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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