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The White Cottage, Letchworth Garden City

Description: The White Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 161851

OS Grid Reference: TL2242734196
OS Grid Coordinates: 522427, 234196
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9927, -0.2183

Locality: Letchworth Garden City
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG6 1AS

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Listing Text

(north side)
No 11
(The White Cottage)
TL 2234 5/40
1906 by B Parker and R Unwin for C J Fox, a local artist. The building originally
formed a large, open-roofed studio with inglenook fireplace. On the north
side was a great mullioned window with battered buttress to give lateral stability
to the main beam of the structure. Now divided into 2 storeys. Irregular
gabled facades. Thatched and tiled roofs. Roughcast stack. Roughcast walls.
Mullioned casement windows with leaded lights. Six light mullion and transom
studio window. Entrance in "stoep" on south side with fitted settle.

Listing NGR: TL2242734196

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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