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Park Cottage, Braughing

Description: Park Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161203

OS Grid Reference: TL3916824657
OS Grid Coordinates: 539168, 224657
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9031, 0.0215

Location: Station Road, Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2PN

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

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Listing Text

Braughing village
(east side)

5/13 Park Cottage



House. Early C18, S wing replacing outshot c1971. Timber frame
roughcast with original S end wall (now internal) of red brick in
Flemish-bond. S wing plastered to match. Steep old red tile
roofs. 2 storeys house facing W with S crosswing and single
storey gabled C20 extension on N with recessed porch. Originally
a 2-room plan house with large gable chimney on S, and a large
single-storey service room in a lean-to S end. Decorative
corbelling to S side of chimney (now inside) and to kneeler to
former gable parapet. Chimney surmounted by 2 diagonal shafts.
On W front the gabled crosswing projects on the right with a 2-
light casement window over a canted bay. Main range, 2 windows
to 1st floor and a canted bay with French windows on right.
Interior has exposed timbers and original S wall brickwork.

Listing NGR: TL3916824657

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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