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Ashtree Cottage, Barkway

Description: Ashtree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162505

OS Grid Reference: TL3836435346
OS Grid Coordinates: 538364, 235346
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9993, 0.0141

Location: High Street, Barkway, Hertfordshire SG8 8EA

Locality: Barkway
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 8EA

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Listing Text

TL 3835 (West side)

9/51 Nos. 124/126
27.5.68 (Ashtree Cottage)


House, at one time 2 dwellings. Early and late C17, altered C19 and C20.
Timber frame on brick base. Rendered, left gable end brick cased.
Steeply pitched thatched roof. 5 bay lobby entry in 2 builds, 3 bays to
left earlier. 1 storey and attic. Ground floor: steps up to entrance to
right of centre, raking hood with slates, three 3 light lattice
casements with cornices, one of 2 lights to left of centre replacing an
earlier entrance. Five 2 light lattice dormers with raking thatched
heads. A ridge stack behind entrance with a rebuilt cap. Left end stack.
Exposed plates and purlins. Similar casements and dormers to rear.
Interior: exposed framing, passing tension braces, jowled posts, clasped
purlin roof with curved windbraces in left bay.

Listing NGR: TL3836435346

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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