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Farmhouse at Cheynes Farm, Cottered

Description: Farmhouse at Cheynes Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159881

OS Grid Reference: TL3173629097
OS Grid Coordinates: 531736, 229097
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9448, -0.0848

Location: Warren Lane, Cottered, Hertfordshire SG9 9QG

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/33 Farmhouse at Cheynes
(formerly listed as Osbournes)

House. C16 S crosswing, C16 hall range altered in late C16 and
subsequently, one-storey C19 N kitchen wing. Timber frame
roughcast with steep old red tile roofs. A long, 2-storeys, T-
plan house facing E with 3-bay S-crosswing jettied to front and
projecting to rear with a hipped W end. Large central chimney
with moulded C16 lintel to hall, at junction with cross wing.
Entry at lower end of hall which has an axial floor beam. 3-
centred arched brick fireplace to parlour. The E front has 4
windows to each floor and another in the jettied gable at SE with
a canted bay below it. 3-light flush transomed casement windows
(renewed). Large red brick central chimney with 3 diagonally set
shafts. Exposed timbers inside, with close-studding and tension
bracing in S wing. The house was called Osbournes in a will of

Listing NGR: TL3173629097

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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