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The Cottage, St Paul's Walden

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162938

OS Grid Reference: TL1867221035
OS Grid Coordinates: 518672, 221035
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8753, -0.2775

Location: 58 B651, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8AG

Locality: St Paul's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8AG

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Listing Text

(North side)

12/146 No. 68 (The Cottage)


House. Early C18 or older, converted to 2 houses in C19, now one again.
Timber frame roughcast with painted brick ground floor and stucco
plinth. Red brick central panel surrounding entrance and up to eaves.
Dark weatherboarded lean-to at W end. Steep old red tile roofs, lean-to
hipped. A 2-cells, end-chimneys, central entrance plan, 1½-storeys house
facing S onto street, with single-storey lean-to end extension at W.
Symmetrical S front with 3 gabled dormers at eaves each with 2-light
small-panes casement windows. 6-light fixed flush window to each side of
entrance and to extension. Wide segmental arch to twin doorframes with
moulded trim. Plank door on left, 6-panes fixed window over vertical
painted boarding to right. W gable shows heavy flat purlin and large
square wallplate end. External gable chimneys in red brick with offsets
at base. Catslide rear weatherboarded outshut.

Listing NGR: TL1867221035

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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