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Icknield Way Cottage with Shop and Post Office, Barley

Description: Icknield Way Cottage with Shop and Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162547

OS Grid Reference: TL3993538496
OS Grid Coordinates: 539935, 238496
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0272, 0.0383

Location: High Street, Barley, Hertfordshire SG8 8JA

Locality: Barley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 8JA

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Listing Text

TL 3938
(West side)
Icknield Way Cottage
with Shop and Post Office
House with shop extension. Early C18, extended early and later C19.
House is timber framed, roughcast. Steeply pitched half hipped thatched
roof. 2 cell lobby entry. 2 storeys. Entrance to right of centre, 6
fielded panelled door in reveal, original architrave with pulvinated
frieze, pediment. 3 and 4 light transomed flush moulded frame casements
with hoodboards. Ridge stack behind entrance. Right end ground floor
canted bay window, exposed plates. Lower 2 bay C19 addition to left is
rendered brick with a slate roof. Ground floor projecting mid to late
C19 shop front, splayed recess to central entrance, 2/3 glazed door,
panelled dado, colonnettes frame windows, cornice over fascia board.
Left end lean-to outshut. To rear scattered casements, 1 storey lean-to
and flat roofed additions. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL3993538496

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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