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Fiddlers Cottage, Gilston

Description: Fiddlers Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159905

OS Grid Reference: TL4490312000
OS Grid Coordinates: 544903, 212000
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7879, 0.0995

Location: Eastwick Road, Gilston, Hertfordshire CM20 2RD

Locality: Gilston
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM20 2RD

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Listing Text

9/15 (south side)
Pye Corner
No 44 (Fiddlers Cottage)

- I

Amend grade to read:- II


(south side)
Pye Corner

9/15 No 44
(Fiddlers Cottage)


House. Late C17 or early C18, C18 or early C19 rear extension.
2 storeys, 3 windows, timberframed roughcast house with black
plinth, facing W. Steep old red tile hipped roof with bellcast
and moulded eaves cornice, large central chimney one third from N
end and rear lateral chimney to S room. 3-unit plan with
entrance now into N room near corner. 2 storeys timberframed
weatherboarded rear extension with lean-to pantiled roof. 3
windows on each floor at front. C18, 2-light small paned
casements with iron opening lights to 1st floor. Larger 3-light
small paned casements with boarded external shutters to Ground
floor. Heavy door frame with moulded architrave and dripboard on
shaped brackets. Interior has thin exposed studs and beams.
Formerly 3 cottages. Part of picturesque group at Pye Corner.

Listing NGR: TL4490312000

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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