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Quiet Cottage, Hormead

Description: Quiet Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160320

OS Grid Reference: TL4045230080
OS Grid Coordinates: 540452, 230080
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9515, 0.0423

Location: B1038, Hormead, Hertfordshire SG9 0NT

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

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Listing Text

(South side)
Great Hormead

11/99 Quiet Cottage


Barn, now a house. C18, converted to house c.1830, extended c.1962.
Timber frame on brick plinth, plastered with weatherboard apron at E
end. Plastered low extensions at front and rear. Steep old red tile roof
continued at lower pitch over extensions. Central red brick chimney. A
1½ storeys house set back from street facing N, formerly a barn to Hall
House (q.v.). Symmetrical 2 windows front with central door. Small paned
casement. Interior has framework exposed showing original conversion to
2 1½-storeys houses with shared chimney and stairs in outer rear corners
with cross-beam and axial bridging beam to each handed plan. (Jackson

Listing NGR: TL4045230080

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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