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Chapel Cottage, Hexton

Description: Chapel Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163013

OS Grid Reference: TL1061231233
OS Grid Coordinates: 510741, 230924
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9658, -0.3895

Location: Mill Lane, Hexton, Hertfordshire SG5 3HX

Locality: Hexton
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3HX

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Listing Text

TL 1030 (East side)

8/3 Chapel Cottage

House. C16, divided before 1810, now empty awaiting renovation. Timber
frame on low red brick sill, red brick infill covered over by lath and
roughcast. N chimney of squared clunch. Steep old red tile roof. Slated
C19 brick rear lean-to to N part. A former single-storey house of 2 bays
and a N chimney-bay, facing W, with inserted floor and an added internal
S gable brick chimney with stair in SE corner. Winding stair with C17
oak panelled door to winding stair at NW corner in recess by older open
fireplace. Now of 1 1/2 storeys with 2 2-lights casement windows and a
plank door on the left of each window. Gabled dormer on roofslope
formerly to N half (now collapsed inwards), S gable window to S half.
Interior has tiled floor, axial beams, clasped-purlin roof with curved
wind-braces. Roof not smoke blackened. Tie-beam cut for doorway. (RCHM
Typescript: inf Mrs. Ashley Cooper).

Listing NGR: TL1061231233

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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