If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Icknield Way Cottage with Shop and Post Office
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
Explore more of the area around Barley, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.
BARLEY HIGH STREET
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.