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Fox Cottage, Barkway

Description: Fox Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162511

OS Grid Reference: TL3868437546
OS Grid Coordinates: 538684, 237546
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0190, 0.0196

Location: Barkway, Hertfordshire SG8 8DE

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

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Listing Text

TL 33 NE (North side)

3/57 Fox Cottage

- II

House, at one time 2 dwellings. C17, altered and extended c.1980. Timber
frame on renewed brick base. Rendered. Steeply pitched tiled roof. A 'T'
on plan with 2 bay lobby entry range and 2 bay cross range to right. 2
storeys. 2 bay range to left has a catslide roof over C20 entrance porch
to right. 1 and 2 light C20 small pane flush frame casements. Red brick
stack behind ridge in entrance bay. Left gable end 3 light casements.
Cross range to right has taller ridge with hip to front, similar
casements, entrance on right return. Gable end to rear right has an C18
external stack, exposed plates and purlins. C20 addition to rear left,
gable to rear with an extruded stack, catslide roof over lean-to with
entrance on left end. Interior: some exposed framing, jowled posts, stop
chamfered axial bearers and fireplace lintel.

Listing NGR: TL3868437546

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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