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The Cottage Tudor Cottage, Pirton

Description: The Cottage Tudor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 163159

OS Grid Reference: TL1452631512
OS Grid Coordinates: 514526, 231512
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9703, -0.3342

Location: Great Green, Pirton, Hertfordshire SG5 3QD

Locality: Pirton
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3QD

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Listing Text

TL 1431 (West side)

7/149 Nos. 3 (The Cottage),
27.5.68 and No. 5 (Tudor Cottage)


House, now 2 houses. C16-C17, renovated in C19. Timber frame roughcast,
ground floor cased in red brick, painted at front of larger N part (No.
5). Steep old red tile roofs. A Long 1 1/2-storeys building set back from
road facing E, with lower 2-storeys jettied crosswing at N end, and
ground floor set back at S end in C19 forming an irregular jetty over
pavement and sheltering entrance to S part (No. 3). Large internal
chimney rising through front roofslope a third from S end. Large
projecting rear-wall chimney to N part of hall range. E front has a
window to each floor of gabled crosswing on right, 3 windows to hall
range with gabled porch to No. 5 between right hand pair, a gabled
dormer at the eaves above the right hand window, and a gable with window
above the middle window. 3-lights flush casement windows. One window in
S gable and one in short 2-storeys rear wing continuing the plan of the
ground floor brickwork and extending further as single-storey. The
2-storey part has narrow C16/C17 brickwork at the base and has a chimney
rising at the S eaves. Clasped-purlin roofs throughout.

Listing NGR: TL1452631512

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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