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Bourne Cottage, Widford

Description: Bourne Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160018

OS Grid Reference: TL4203015980
OS Grid Coordinates: 542030, 215980
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8244, 0.0595

Location: High Street, Widford, Hertfordshire SG12 8SW

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
Widford village

4/3 Bourne Cottage



House. C17, Gothicked in early C19. Timber-frame roughcast
above a stuccoed plinth. Gabled thatched roofs. 1 storey hall
range facing E with one and a half storeys jettied crosswing on N
extending far to rear. 6 panelled flush beaded door next to
crosswing, has heavy frame with moulded flat hood on large
console brackets. 3-light flush C19 casement to hall range.
Similar to each floor of crosswing. Delicate dentilled
decoration to bressumer and small chamfered braces each end.
Thin squared joist ends. Scrolled wooden bargeboard to verge
with moulded pendant in apex. A picturesque historic thatched
house in a dramatic position above the road cutting. Part of the
varied group at this end of the High Street.

Listing NGR: TL4203015980

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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