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Shipwrights, and Shipwrights Cottage, Cottered

Description: Shipwrights, and Shipwrights Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159837

OS Grid Reference: TL3198829300
OS Grid Coordinates: 531988, 229300
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9465, -0.0810

Location: A507, Cottered, Hertfordshire SG9 9PZ

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/8 Shipwrights, and
Shipwrights Cottage


House, now 2 houses. C16 or earlier gabled crosswing, W range
rebuilt c1700, SE wing later. Timber frame plastered with steep
thatched roofs. W gable end cased in plastered brick. SE wing
of plastered brick with hipped roof. An older 2-storeys
crosswing incorporated into a higher 2-storeys, central-chimney,
lobby-entry plan house facing N, with half-hipped W gable.
Crosswing and SE wing later separated as another house
(Shipwrights) with a small porch added to the front of the gabled
wing. Large external E side chimney serves crosswing, with a 3-
light flush casement front window to each floor on N gable. 2
windows to each floor of W range. 3-light flush casement
windows. Half-glazed central door under a gabled porch on
posts. Open fireplace and heavy joists to crosswing, possibly
originally jettied to front.

Listing NGR: TL3198829300

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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