British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Elia Cottages, Widford

Description: Elia Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160038

OS Grid Reference: TL4258515987
OS Grid Coordinates: 542585, 215987
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8243, 0.0675

Location: 1 Nether Street, Widford, Hertfordshire SG12 8TH

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Widford, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(north side)
Nether Street

6/15 Elia Cottages
No 1 (Elia Cottage)
and No 2


House, now 2 houses, C17 or early C18. Timberframed, part
weatherboarded and part plastered, with a steep thatched roof
half hipped at W end. A 2 storeys 3 windows house facing S. 3-
unit plan originally with central chimney one third from W end
and small gable chimney at E. Now extended at E and divided into
2 houses. Extension not of special interest. The central and
left part of the front has dark weatherboarding on both floors
and a continuous dripboard over the lower openings. This
continues across the right hand part which is plastered above but
dark weatherboarded below. Plank door with battens on extreme
right of centre section with wider inclined board on pierced and
shaped brackets. 1 window to each floor in each part. 3-light
flush casements on left and centre. 4-light flush casements on
right. Weatherboarded W gable. An historic timberframed
thatched house. Part of a picturesque group in this part of the
Conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4258515987

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.