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Steen Cottage, Great Munden

Description: Steen Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 161292

OS Grid Reference: TL3597124514
OS Grid Coordinates: 535971, 224514
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9026, -0.0250

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

(west side)

11/4 Steen Cottage



House. C16 or early C17. Timber frame roughcast with panelled
pargetting on S end and plastered brick plinth. Steep old red
tile half-hipped roof with steeper catslide continuation over
rear outshot. 2 storeys, 3-unit plan, lobby-entry, central-
chimney plan house facing E. Red brick central chimney a third
from S end and later small external gable chimney at N, at
downhill end. Front has a plaster eaves cove, 3 3-light C18
flush Yorkshire sliding casement windows to each floor, and a
smaller window over the door. Boarded door up 2 steps in a plain
doorcase with lean-to tiled hood on brackets. Small rectangular
ground floor oriel on brackets at S gable end. Central chimney
originally rose in front of ridge and has been widened. Tumbled
brick offsets to N gable chimney.

Listing NGR: TL3597124514

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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