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Swallows Nest Westover Cottage, Great Munden

Description: Swallows Nest Westover Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161290

OS Grid Reference: TL3598124452
OS Grid Coordinates: 535981, 224452
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9020, -0.0249

Location: Great Munden, Hertfordshire SG11 1HP

Locality: Great Munden
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1HP

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Listing Text

(east side)

11/2 Westover Cottage,
and Swallows Nest


2 houses. Late C17, SE garage wing late C20. Timber frame
roughcast with stucco plinth. Steep pitched old red tile roof. A
long one and a half storeys block beside the road facing W
unequally divided. 4 gabled dormers with casements along front
eaves with circular motif of ship moulded in gables of middle 2.
Smaller N house (Westover Cottage) has an external red brick
gable chimney and central plank door with simple surround and
drip between 2 2-light flush casement windows. To S a 2-unit
house with central door similar but with 6 bullions inset. End
chimney at N and rear lateral chimney to S part. Similar
casement windows. S end plastered and tiled matching extension
with inset garage doors and 4th matching gable.

Listing NGR: TL3598124452

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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