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Hare Street Cottage, Hormead

Description: Hare Street Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160290

OS Grid Reference: TL3900329770
OS Grid Coordinates: 539003, 229770
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9491, 0.0211

Location: B1368, Hormead, Hertfordshire SG9 0DY

Locality: Hormead
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0DY

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Listing Text

(East side)

12/69 Hare Street Cottage


House. C16, brick fronted in C18. Timberframe on red brick sill,
weatherboarded at ends but front and rear cased in red brick chequered
with black vitrified headers. Steep old red tile roof half-hipped to N,
hipped to S. A 2-storeys, 3 cells, internal chimney plan house,
originally with only 2 heated rooms, facing W. Door into S end of middle
part. W front has 3 windows grouped over the door and 2 flanking it. A
third window lights the N room from near the corner on the Ground floor.
Narrow blocked window on 1st floor in line with chimney. Projecting
brick floor band and segmental relieving arches to lower windows on front
and back. 4-panel flush beaded door with leaded glazed opening in upper
part. Moulded flat hood on fluted consoles. Broad moulded architrave to
door up one step. Interior has axial beams in middle and S part, and N
part axially divided. The property was called Cockes from 1608 to 1805,
and Redhouse Farm c.1818 (Jackson (1983)17).

Listing NGR: TL3900329770

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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