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Bourne Cottage, Aspenden

Description: Bourne Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159715

OS Grid Reference: TL3586528245
OS Grid Coordinates: 535865, 228245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9361, -0.0251

Location: Aspenden, Hertfordshire SG9 9PF

Locality: Aspenden
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9PF

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/6 Bourne Cottage



House. C16, divided in C19. Timber frame, on stuccoed sill at W
part but painted brick to E part. Roughcast with steep thatched
roof. Dark weatherboarded outshut at W. A small one and a half
storeys T-plan hall house facing S with 2-storeys jettied
crosswing at W and lean-to W outshut beyond. Central chimney at
upper end of hall next crosswing, and later external E gable
chimney. W end external chimney to crosswing rising through
outshut. S front has a gabled dormer to the chamber over the
hall,and window to each part, and doors up steps into hall and W
wing separately. This and the separate internal stairs at each
end are probably C19 changes. Interior has curved windbraces to
the clasped purlin roof, tension braces in the rear wall, and
large hall fireplace partly blocked.

Listing NGR: TL3586528245

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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