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Paddocks Wells, Cottered

Description: Paddocks Wells

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159840

OS Grid Reference: TL3157629274
OS Grid Coordinates: 531576, 229274
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9464, -0.0870

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)

5/11 Paddocks Wells



Almshouse now a house. Rebuilt on new site 1691 as part of
Page's Charity (Chuck (n.d.) 11). Small 1960s E extension
Timber frame roughcast with basketwork pargetting at ends, under
a steep thatched roof. A long one and a half storeys house
facing N with a rear outshut under a catslide roof. 4-cells with
central chimney and lobby entry between the two E rooms. Low
front eaves with 3 2-light flush casement windows and panelled
door opposite red brick central chimney. Dripboard across each
gable with 2-light window below and to attic above. Interior has
thin timbers with tension bracing, axial beams with exposed
joists, ogee stop to lintol of open fireplace with 2 recesses in
the backwall over arch, clasped-purlin roof structure on collar-
beam trusses, and axial joists of 2nd room removed to throw it
open to the roof. Formerly called Nottinghams.

Listing NGR: TL3157629274

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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