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Hillside Cottages, Widford

Description: Hillside Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160008

OS Grid Reference: TL4204615961
OS Grid Coordinates: 542046, 215961
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8242, 0.0597

Location: High Street, Widford, Hertfordshire SG12 8RA

Locality: Widford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8RA

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Listing Text

(east side)
Widford village

6/1 Hillside Cottages
Nos 1 and 2


Block of 2 houses. Probably C17 extended forward in early C19
(shown on Tithe Map of.1839). Timber frame plastered. A block
of 2 2-storeys houses with a narrow steep pitched tiled roof to
the rear of a wider flatter pitched slate roof with a large grey
brick central chimney on its ridge. Trim eaves with ogee gutter.
1 window to each floor of each house. Doors remote from back-to-
back fireplaces. Flush box sash windows with 6/6 panes. Half-
glazed doors later. Modern lean-to single storey plastered
extension on N end. An older village house extended and made
into 2 houses in early C19. Part of a picturesque group in this
part of the Conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4204615961

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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