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Vine Cottage, Offley

Description: Vine Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 163099

OS Grid Reference: TL1433227013
OS Grid Coordinates: 514332, 227013
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9299, -0.3386

Location: High Street, Offley, Hertfordshire SG5 3AP

Locality: Offley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3AP

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Listing Text

TL 1427 (East side)
Great Offley

12/89 No. 31
27.5.68 (Vine Cottage)


House. C17 or earlier, brick cased in C18, N extension late C19. Timber
frame now cased in red brick in Flemish-bond chequered with blue
headers. N extension and rear wall roughcast with applied half
timbering. N gable painted brick. Steep old red tile roofs. A 2-storeys,
attics and cellar house on street front facing W next Court House (q.v.)
Central entrance, end chimneys plan with rear outshut under catslide
roof with 2 small gabled dormers at rear eaves. Symmetrical front has 2
windows to each floor, stucco plinth, plat-band, plastered central recess
with name painted, above a gabled brick porch with 6-panels door.
Segmental arches to all windows and to recess. 2-lights small-panes 1st
floor windows, 3-lights to ground floor, 2-light gabled dormer to N part
of front. N internal gable chimney has ovolo-moulded base to shaft. S
gable internal chimney rises through rear slope of roof. 2-storeys N
extension set back from front, with N gable chimney slightly projecting
and large windows to rear. Interior has exposed timber framing.

Listing NGR: TL1433227013

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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