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Vantorts Cottage, Sawbridgeworth

Description: Vantorts Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 160883

OS Grid Reference: TL4843314685
OS Grid Coordinates: 548433, 214685
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8111, 0.1518

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 21
(Vantorts Cottage)
TL 4843 1468:3/70 6.6.52
C17/C18. Corner house of 2 storeys and attics with basketwork pargetting
(renewed) to front (W), N side and southern gable at rear. Weatherboarded
northern gable at rear. Steep old red tile roof, hipped at NE corner,
with pronounced bellcast to lower part and projecting eaves on canted
boards. U-shaped roof plan with twin gables to rear with sinuous C19
bargeboards. 3 window front with recessed wood casements of 2 lights with
6 panes each. Plank door in wood surround topped by C19 inclined hood on
curvilinear brackets. On N side on Gd floor, 1 casement window and a
half glazed door. Internal gable chimney on S part and smaller chimney to
N of ridge in N part of house. Picturesque corner building important in
views of Fair Green.

Listing NGR: TL4843314685

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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