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Church Gate Cottage and Cottage by the Church, Weston

Description: Church Gate Cottage and Cottage by the Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 162694

OS Grid Reference: TL2665829959
OS Grid Coordinates: 526658, 229959
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9537, -0.1583

Location: Church Lane, Weston, Hertfordshire SG4 7DJ

Locality: Weston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7DJ

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Listing Text

TL 22 NE (East side)
Church End

5/82 Church Gate Cottage
21.10.82 and Cottage By The Church


2 adjacent houses. C17, C20 extensions at each end. Timber frame, N
house (Church Gate Cottage) dark weatherboarded with red brick N
extension and steep slate roofs, S house roughcast with steep thatched
roofs. In Church Gate Cottage the older part is of 1½-storeys with
internal gable chimneys, 2 2-light casement windows, 2 gabled dormers at
the eaves with pierced bargeboards. Short weatherboarded extension with
matching roof, gabled dormer and 4-lights casement window. Single-storey
red brick extension set back at N end. Trellis porch to middle of older
part. Interior has stop-chamfered axial beams. Gabled brick C19 rear
wing. Cottage By The Church has small 1½-storeys older part at N
continuing line of other cottage. 2-lights casement dormer at eaves of
thatched. roof. 4-lights flush -casement window. Canted rear bay window
with small panes. Tall 2-storeys thatched S crosswing with dark
weatherboarded front and S side but roughcast gable triangle projects
only to front (W) with chimney rising through N roofslope, 2 windows to
each floor of front gable with entrance beside LH window. 4-panels door.
Interior of older part has exposed framing and axial chamfered and
stopped beams. NMR photo of 1959 shows a window and door in the position
of the 4-lights window, and scalloped bargeboards to dormers of N house.
The group is important in the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: TL2665829959

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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