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Glebe Cottage, Aston

Description: Glebe Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159582

OS Grid Reference: TL2739922918
OS Grid Coordinates: 527399, 222918
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8903, -0.1501

Location: School Lane, Aston, Hertfordshire SG2 7HA

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

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Listing Text

Aston village
(north side)

12/1 No 7
(Glebe Cottage)


House. Cl7 or earlier. Timber frame dark weatherboarded,
roughcast front with dark weatherboarded apron. Steep old red
tile roof. Lower E extension of similar materials. A 2-storeys,
2-cell, central-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S. Near
symmetrical front with 2 windows to each floor and boarded door
in middle. 3-light divided casement flush windows (renewed).
One and a half storeys E extension has front roofslope
carried down over a front outshot. Gabled dormer on
roofslope with 2-light casement window and 3-light casement in
front wall to left of boarded double doors. Interior has exposed
framing, open fireplace to W room with axial floor beam. Stair
now rises at rear of stack with small room to E. Old plank doors
with iron hinges. A picturesque group.

Listing NGR: TL2739922918

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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