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Crown Cottages, King's Walden

Description: Crown Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162816

OS Grid Reference: TL1600524632
OS Grid Coordinates: 516005, 224632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9082, -0.3150

Location: Crown Lane, Kings Walden, Hertfordshire SG4 8LU

Locality: King's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8LU

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Listing Text


4/24 Crown Cottages
Nos. 1, 2, and 3


3 adjoining houses. No. 1 at W C17, Nos. 2 and 3 early C18 built at same
time. No. 1 timber frame, roughcast, Nos. 2 and 3 painted Flemish-bond
brickwork. Old red tile roofs, Nos. 1 and 2 have a diaper pattern of
lighter red tiles on roofs. A picturesque row of 1 storeys houses along
slope below road level facing S. No. 1 has a long gabled wing running
down slope to rear. S front of No. 1 has 3 casement windows with lobby
entrance opposite internal chimney a third from W end. 2-lights gabled
dormer window at eaves. Nos. 2 and 3 have a continuous plat-band, stucco
plinth, 3 casement windows to ground floor, 3 gabled dormers at eaves,
gabled porch to No. 2 opposite internal chimney, gabled SE corner porch
to No. 2 with entrance beside large projecting E gable chimney.

Listing NGR: TL1600524632

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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