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Hill Cottage, Sawbridgeworth

Description: Hill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160816

OS Grid Reference: TL4806814740
OS Grid Coordinates: 548068, 214740
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8117, 0.1465

Location: A1184, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9EH

Locality: Sawbridgeworth
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM21 9EH

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 37
(Hill Cottage)
TL 4807 1474:3/8
C18. Double depth 2 storey timberframed house with pantiled gabled roofs
and longitudinal valley gutter. Front slope to street with bellcast. Now
tiled. Weatherboarding to S side: Plastered N side. C19 brick front
colourwashed. Large lateral chimney to S part. Small external gable
chimney to N. Symmetrical 3 window front with clasping corner pilasters
and projecting band under eaves. Recessed plate glass sashes to 1st floor.
Twin canted bays to Gd floor with hipped roofs and large plate glass
sashes with narrower side lights. Central door up 3 stone steps. Flat
hood on slender tapered,cast iron columns with moulded necking and annulet
at half height. Attached on N side, a single storey timberframed outbuilding
on brick base. Weatherboarded and pantiled roof with gable to street
decorated by C19 elaborate pierced bargeboard with finial. 8 paned central
window with crown glass. C19, 2 pane centre hung vent in gable.
Picturesque. Part of architectural group on W side of road.

Listing NGR: TL4806814740

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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