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Crunnells Green Cottage, Preston

Description: Crunnells Green Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162879

OS Grid Reference: TL1807624422
OS Grid Coordinates: 518076, 224422
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9058, -0.2850

Location: 2 Crunnells Green, Preston, Hertfordshire SG4 7UQ

Locality: Preston
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 7UQ

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Listing Text

(South side)

9/87 Crunells Green Cottage


2 semi-detached houses, now one. 'JBW 1905' on plaster plaque for
John Barrington White of Temple Dinsley. Estate houses, one for constable
with lock-up in attached outhouse to rear SE. Red brick tall plinth in
stretcher bond, roughcast above, dark weatherboarded triangle of front
gable. Steep old red tile roofs. A symmetrical 2-storeys and attics
design with high central gable to front the 1st floor jettied with a
prominent elm drip-board about its overhang, and boarded gable
projecting a little in front and further at sides. Catslide continuation
of roof at slightly steeper pitch to coved eaves to side outshut each
side with entrances. Low single-storey wing projects from rear part of
each side and has a gable chimney with corbelled top. Large central
stack with 6 flues. 2 small casement attic windows in gable. 2-1
casements to 1st floor with eared framed plaster plaque between with
plain margins. 2 cross windows with small panes. 2 segmental hooded
stair windows to each side. Good moulded plank doors throughout. Flat
hood on long shaped brackets to front doors. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL1807624422

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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