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Clive Cottage, Ickleford

Description: Clive Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163047

OS Grid Reference: TL1840331823
OS Grid Coordinates: 518403, 231823
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9723, -0.2777

Location: Arlesey Road, Ickleford, Hertfordshire SG5 3TG

Locality: Ickleford
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3TG

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Listing Text


No 49
(Chive Cottage)

The address and description shall be amended to read:

(west side)

10/37 No 49 (Clive Cottage)


Probably 2 cottages, now all one. Late C18, altered and extended C19 and
C20. Timber framed rendered. Welsh slate roof. 1 1/2 storeys, 2 bays; with
C19 1-bay addition to right, and late C20 garage addition to right (not of
special interest). Main range has late C20 board door in open timber porch
on left, with two leaded wooden casement windows to its right, of 2 lights
and 3 lights. Two 2-light dormers with segmental heads to windows and swept
roofs. Central 2-flue brick ridge stack. c1970 flat-roofed rear addition
not of special interest. Interior: framing is of small-scantling timbers,
having tall rectangular panels and straight raking braces; partition walls
(some partially removed) divide larger front rooms from small rear rooms.
On 1st floor old floorboards and 2 old board doors, one with strap hinges.
In roof, log-like ridge-piece supports uncoupled rafters. The building was
originally part of a longer row and had a thatched roof. It does not appear
on a 1771 map of the village.

TL 1831 (West side)

10/37 No. 49
- (Chive Cottage)

- II

House. Early C18, extended at each end. Roughcast, and steep pitched
roofs now slated, S extension hipped. A small 1 1/2-storeys house facing E
with 2 2-light flush casement windows and 2 swept dormers at the eaves
with segmented window heads. Internal central red brick chimney rising
to front of ridge, with 2 flues. Plank door at LH corner of old part
with gabled open timber porch.

Listing NGR: TL1840331823

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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