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Cob Cottage, Sawbridgeworth

Description: Cob Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160864

OS Grid Reference: TL4848815077
OS Grid Coordinates: 548488, 215077
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8146, 0.1527

Location: Station Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9AZ

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 64
(Cob Cottage)
TL 4849 1507:1/16
C18. Small boxlike 2 storey thatched house with gabled roof parallel to
road with thatched single storey weatherboarded lean-to against E end.
Brick plinth, higher and more prominent in lean-to. Plastered front above
weatherboarded band up to cill of Gd floor windows. W gable thickened at
Gd floor, plastered above, gable weatherboarded. Internal gable chimney
stack at E joined by flue from lean-to. Door at extreme E end of front of
main house next chimney. 2 windows to each floor. 2 light flush wooden
casements with diamond leaded glazing to 1st floor. 3 light windows of
same width and design to Gd floor. Small leaded window to lean-to. Plank
door modern. An interesting small roadside cottage planned probably with
1 heated room and gable entry beside the fireplace. An unusual survival.
Part of picturesque group on S side of road. White stone window tracery
built into retaining wall next steps.

Listing NGR: TL4848815077

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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