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Wanns Cottage, Widford

Description: Wanns Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160011

OS Grid Reference: TL4204015916
OS Grid Coordinates: 542040, 215916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8238, 0.0596

Location: High Street, Widford, Hertfordshire SG12 8SN

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

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Listing Text

(east side)
Widford village

6/4 Wanns Cottage



House. C18 or earlier, cased in brick in early C19. Wing
extended in 1930s. Timberframed plastered rear wing. Front
block faced in grey brick colourwashed. Steep roofs now slated.
A double-pile plan 2 storeys house under a single pitched roof
facing W, with a long narrow plastered rear wing, the lower part
of which is colonnaded next the house. Projecting gable chimneys
to front range. 2 upper windows but central window also on
Ground Floor. Lean-to tiled open timber porch on left to 4-panel
half-glazed door. 2-light timber mullioned windows to front. 3-
light flush casements to rear wing. An interesting historic
village house. Part of the group at the top of the High Street
in the Conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4204015916

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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