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Vine Cottage, Preston

Description: Vine Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162884

OS Grid Reference: TL1798524729
OS Grid Coordinates: 517985, 224729
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9086, -0.2862

Location: The Green, Preston, Hertfordshire SG4 7UD

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

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Listing Text

(West side)

8/92 Vine Cottage


House. Early C18. Red brick in Flemish-bond, plastered at front, timber
frame W gable triangle now cased in red brick. Steep old red tile roof.
A 2-storeys, 2-cells, end-chimney-plan house facing S, with entrance
into larger E room with internal E gable chimney and winding stair
formerly beside chimney on N side. S front has low stucco plinth, 2
windows to each floor and door between lowest windows. 2-light flush
casement windows with small panes. Segmental arch to window on right of
3/4 glazed door. Interior has exposed chamfered axial beam with joists
squared on both floors and evidence for plaster ceiling to roofslope for
attics in loft. Blocked small W gable window. Lean-to rear outshut and
new stair outside rear wall in tilehung enclosure. 2-storeys E crosswing
containing shop not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL1798524729

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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