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Baker's Cottage, St Paul's Walden

Description: Baker's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162943

OS Grid Reference: TL1855121080
OS Grid Coordinates: 518551, 221080
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8757, -0.2793

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)

12/151 No. 49 (Baker's Cottage)


Baker's shop, now a private house. C17, upper floor and E part C18,
brick cased and altered in C19. Timber frame now cased in brick, painted
or plastered and lined as ashlar. Old red tile roof. A 2-storeys, 2
windows house facing N with central door now a window and entrance from
rear. Small C18 canted bay shop window at W side of front and internal W
gable chimney. The W 2 bays have a heavy timber frame with jowled posts,
cross-beam and exposed joists in W bay, of a 1½-storeys C17 building. E
end defined by mortices on soffit of beam, formerly end-girt, across E
room. Recessed sash windows with margin-lights. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL1855221079

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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