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Turnpike Cottage, Barkway

Description: Turnpike Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162507

OS Grid Reference: TL3832235170
OS Grid Coordinates: 538322, 235170
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9978, 0.0134

Location: High Street, Barkway, Hertfordshire SG8 8EG

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

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Listing Text

TL 3835 (West side)

9/53 Nos. 148/150
(Turnpike Cottage)


House, at one time 2 dwellings. Early C18, altered C19. Timber frame.
Panelled rendering. Steeply pitched thatched roof. 4 bays. 2 storeys.
Ground floor: high brick plinth, entrance between 2 right hand bays,
steps up to panelled door, architrave with bracketed hood, three 16 pane
flush frame sashes with hoodboards. First floor 4:8 pane sashes with
flush moulded frames. Central axial ridge stack rebuilt in white brick.
Right gable end weatherboarded dado, exposed plates and purlins. Left
gable end weatherboarded over rendered ground floor. Catslide roof over
lean-to outshut to rear right and centre. Further lean-to additions to
rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL3832235170

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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