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Mimram Cottage, St Paul's Walden

Description: Mimram Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163008

OS Grid Reference: TL1837621196
OS Grid Coordinates: 518376, 221196
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8768, -0.2818

Location: The Valley, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8BN

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
12/214 Whitwell

Nos 9 and 11
(Mimram Cottage)


Terrace of 5 estate houses, now 2 houses. Early/mid C18 probably for servants
of the Gilbert family of St Paul's Walden Bury, they stand at the foot of the old
south drive formerly called Bury Hill. Mid C19 north extension of one house, with
large C20 north extension set back. Older part of brick, painted at front. Steep
old red tile roof carried down over rear outshut. C19 extension has slate roof
at flatter pitch. A 2-storeys terrace facing east, with 4 windows to 1st floor
alternating with blind recesses. 4 ground floor windows below the upper ones and
3 doorways below the blind panels, the right hand doorway being wider originally
for 2 doors. External south gable chimney, internal chimney in middle, and internal
gable chimney at north. C19 extension and C20 extension not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL1837621196

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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