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Fairview Cottage, Walkern

Description: Fairview Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 159700

OS Grid Reference: TL2886626196
OS Grid Coordinates: 528866, 226196
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9194, -0.1276

Location: B1037, Walkern, Hertfordshire SG2 7PG

Locality: Walkern
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG2 7PG

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Listing Text

(west side)

7/19 No 102
(Fairview Cottage)


House. C17 or earlier, front wing probably early C18. Timber
frame on stucco sill. Roughcast with weatherboarded apron and
rear wall. Steep old red tile roofs. A 2-storeys, 3-cell,
central-chimney plan house with later 2-storeys front wing added
at NE with its own external N chimney for a ground floor
fireplace. Later lean-to rear extension. Probably originally a
lobby-entry by stack later enclosed in front wing. Lean-to porch
in the angle. E front has large square red brick central chimney
a third from N end, and a later small external gable chimney at S
end. 2 windows to each floor of house, 2 in upper floor gabled
wing and one on ground floor. 2-light flush casement windows
with leaded lattice glazing. Said to have exposed timbering
inside and open fireplace.

Listing NGR: TL2886626196

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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