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Laburnam Cottage, Lilley

Description: Laburnam Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 August 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 163082

OS Grid Reference: TL1172226582
OS Grid Coordinates: 511722, 226582
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9266, -0.3766

Location: 35 West Street, Lilley, Hertfordshire LU2 8LN

Locality: Lilley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: LU2 8LN

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Listing Text

TL 1126 (East side)

11/72 Laburnam Cottage
- II

House. Late C17, enlarged in C19 and 1980s. Timber frame on brick sill
exposed on N end and E front with red brick infill, red brick casing to
S part and red brick C20 rear wing. Steep thatched roofs with decorative
ridge. A 1 1/2-storeys T-shaped house facing E with S gable to West Street.
E front has framing of 3 unequal bays with staggered mid-height rail.
Gabled dormer, 2-light casement windows, rectangular oriel to right. N
gable has jowled posts and straight tension braces to sill.
Clasped-purlin roof on collar. Timber framed rear outshut. 2-light
casement window in gable. S gable in brick with segmental arches to 2
2-light windows and plaque of lion rampant for Sowerby Estate. Deep
boarding bargeboards to thatch. Entrance in S side of new rear wing.
(RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL1172226582

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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