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Cockhamsted (Along Track 1400 Metres from Road), Braughing

Description: Cockhamsted (Along Track 1400 Metres from Road)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161199

OS Grid Reference: TL4193325320
OS Grid Coordinates: 541933, 225320
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9083, 0.0619

Location: Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2NT

Locality: Braughing
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2NT

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/7 Cockhamsted
(along track 1400m
from road)


House. Early C19 (probably at change of owners in 1803). Grey
brick with hipped slate roof. A large Regency style former
farmhouse of 2 storeys. Symmetrical, double-pile plan, main
block with low 2 storeys service range extending to N. Entrance
front on W has a chamfered plinth, pilasters next the corners,
plastered soffit to eaves overhang, gauged brick flat arches to 3
upper recessed sash windows with 8/8 panes of crown glass and 2
similar ground floor windows with 8/8 panes renewed. Rectangular
pilastered central porch with echinus moulding to cornice and
triangular pediment. E elevation similar with door in round
headed recess and stair window over it set lower. Moulded
panelled double doors to drawing room and dining room, and carved
cornice of fruit and flowers in latter, said to come from
Panshanger House.

Listing NGR: TL4193325320

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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