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The Cottage Tinkwood Cottage, Hunsdon

Description: The Cottage Tinkwood Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159987

OS Grid Reference: TL4178414152
OS Grid Coordinates: 541784, 214152
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8080, 0.0552

Location: High Street, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire SG12 8NJ

Locality: Hunsdon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8NJ

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Listing Text

(west side)
Hunsdon village

7/26 Nos 55, 57, 59, 61,
63 (Tinkwood Cottage) )
24.1.67 and 65 (The Cottage)


Block of 6 houses, C17 or C18 terrace of small timberframed
plastered 2 storeys houses with steep old red tile roofs. Nos 55
and 65 form cross wings and have a projecting gabled front to the
street, with heavy cusped bargeboards. 2 large decorative
central chimneys and a third square stack serving 63 and 65. 2-
light wooden casement windows 1 on each floor in each house. A
continuous dripboard on shaped brackets runs above all Ground
floor openings. Small gabled porches to 59, 61 and 63. No 65 is
weatherboarded on 1st floor. 2-light attic window in gable to
55. Modillioned cornice to N return of 55 and to 57 and 59. 1
large Ground floor room to each house and a shallow rear service
room. A picturesque group of timber framed village houses in the
middle of the Conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4178414152

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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