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Lamb Cottage, St Paul's Walden

Description: Lamb Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162967

OS Grid Reference: TL1810221203
OS Grid Coordinates: 518102, 221203
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8769, -0.2857

Location: Lilley Bottom Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8JP

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

12/175 Lamb Cottage


House. C17 or earlier E range, early C19 N wing, late C20 tall W wing
and N extensions. E range has exposed timber frame on brick sill with
brick infill, lower N wing of flint and brick C20 extensions of
half-timbering with re-used materials. Steep old red tile roofs. An
irregular 2-storeys house now entered from N. Oldest part the 2-storeys
E range formerly facing E, with large external S gable chimney. Evidence
of clasped-purlin roof on collar truss at gable. Tension braces to
corners. Casement windows renewed. 1½-storeys N range adjoining N gable
of oldest part and extending to W has 2 gabled dormers at eaves but
front obscured by irregular half-timbered and flint and brick additions.
C20 W wing of 2-storeys and attics has a garage below the jettied 1st
floor on N end. Formerly the Lamb P.H.

Listing NGR: TL1810221203

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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