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Courtwyck, Wymondley

Description: Courtwyck

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 162787

OS Grid Reference: TL2146926368
OS Grid Coordinates: 521469, 226368
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9226, -0.2350

Location: Wymondley, Hertfordshire SG4 7JT

Locality: Wymondley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7JT

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Listing Text

TL 22 NW (East side)
Little Wymondley

4/175 No. 10
15.3.83 (Courtwyck)

- II

House. Late C16 or early C17 replacing earlier house 'Kotewyke' referred
to in C15. Early C18 red brick infill and casing to N end. Renovated and
S wing added 1984-5. Timber frame with red brick infill, dark
weatherboarded rear wall, red brick S wing. Steep reed thatched roofs,
that of older part extending down in one place at rear over projecting
oven. 1 1/2-storeys house facing W with N gable to road and modern S wing
of matching height. 3 ground floor sash windows on W front with flush
boxes and 3/6 panes. Plank door between RH pair. Internal N gable
chimney. 2 hipped dormers on roofslope. 2 2-lights casement window and
one dormer to N side of S wing, N gable end has early red brickwork with
plat band, chamfered plinth, small upper window on RH and segmental arch
to similar window below, with small-paned casements. Interior has
cross-beams and inglenook. Inventory and will of 1630 (116 HW 19 in HRO)
mentions a hall and chamber. (inf Mr. Farris).

Listing NGR: TL2146926368

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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