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Lower Farm, Cottered

Description: Lower Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159829

OS Grid Reference: TL3186029369
OS Grid Coordinates: 531860, 229369
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9472, -0.0829

Location: A507, Cottered, Hertfordshire SG9 9PS

Locality: Cottered
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9PS

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/3 Lower Farm



House. C16, restored, extended to E and porch added in 1930s.
Timber frame on red brick sill, roughcast with steep thatched
hipped roof. A 2-storeys, 3-cells, central-chimney, lobby-entry
plan house facing S, with later axial extension to E. Unheated
former service room at W now thrown into hall. Chamfered cross-
beam with bar-stops and tension braces. Large open fireplaces
back-to-back. Floor over parlour partly removed leaving it open
to the roof. Front has 2 eyebrow dormers, quarter-hipped
thatched porch with moulded plank door and 2 small windows under
old oak collar. 2-and 3-light oak mullioned windows, renewed
with iron leaded casements. Lean-to under thatched catslide at E
end. Large red brick panelled front-wall chimney.

Listing NGR: TL3186029369

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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