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The Thatched Cottage, Barley

Description: The Thatched Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162579

OS Grid Reference: TL4006737774
OS Grid Coordinates: 540067, 237774
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0207, 0.0399

Location: Smith's End Lane, Barley, Hertfordshire SG8 8LH

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

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Listing Text

TL 43 NW (Northeast side)

4/122 The Thatched Cottage


House. C16, altered C17. Refronted, extended and altered C20. Timber
frame. Weatherboarded with red brick refronting. Thatched roofs with
some pantiles. Originally probably a small single-ended hall house. 3
hall bays now 1 storey and attic with 2 bay 2 storey crosswing to right.
C20 casements to front, 1 dormer in steeply pitched thatch. C17 ridge
stack to left of centre. Crosswing to right has a taller ridge with
steeply pitched gable to front with a small pane casement. Projecting
forwards a pantiled lean-to addition with a 2 light casement, entrance
in left return. Right return of wing has a horizontal sliding sash and
casements, half hip to rear. Hipped roof to left front returns to later
2 storey wing with scattered casements and an eyebrow dormer. Interior:
exposed framing, altered and partially rebuilt. Curved tension braces.
Jowled posts with arched braces to cambered tie beams. Curved

Listing NGR: TL4006737774

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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