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Hill Cottage, Langley

Description: Hill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162842

OS Grid Reference: TL1910524178
OS Grid Coordinates: 519105, 224178
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9034, -0.2702

Location: Langley, Hertfordshire SG4 7RZ

Locality: Langley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7RZ

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Listing Text

(North side)

4/50 Hill Cottage


House. Mid C17; altered and extended at each end in C19 and late C20.
Timber frame roughcast, brick extensions roughcast, and steeply pitched
roofs now slated. A 1½-storeys, 3-cells, internal-chimney, lobby-entry
plan house facing S, with 2-cells extension to E end at lower level, and
single-cell extension to W end with rectangular front bay window. S
front has 3 gabled dormers at the eaves and 4 windows to ground floor.
2-lights small-pane recessed casement windows. Projecting rectangular
enclosed porch to lobby entrance. Rear slope of roof raised as a dormer
in the bay on each side of the chimney. Interior has chamfered axial
beams with bar stops, old wallplates exposed, clasped-purlin on collar
roof and straight wind-braces from former gable-ends.

Listing NGR: TL1910524178

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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