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Abbey Cottage, St Paul's Walden

Description: Abbey Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162941

OS Grid Reference: TL1857321043
OS Grid Coordinates: 518573, 221043
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8754, -0.2790

Location: 58 B651, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8AJ

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

12/149 No. 45 (Abbey Cottage)


House. Late C18 or early C19. Matching E bay later C20. Red brick, front
in grey brick. Steep slated roof. A 2-storeys, end-chimneys, central
entrance, 2-cells plan house set back from road facing N. A row of
cottages formerly stood in front on roadside. Designed as a symmetrical
2 windows-wide house with central door. Almost flush triple casement
windows with very small panes, larger central light, louvred shutters,
and cambered arches to ground floor windows. 6-panels fielded door and
renewed doorcase with fluted pilasters and flat hood. Carefully matched
E bay extension. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL1857321043

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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