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Cromwell Cottage, Pirton

Description: Cromwell Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163172

OS Grid Reference: TL1479631789
OS Grid Coordinates: 514796, 231789
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9727, -0.3302

Location: Cromwell Way, Pirton, Hertfordshire SG5 3PT

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

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Listing Text

TL 1431 (North side)

7/162 No. 67
- (Cromwell Cottage)

- II

House. C16 rear range, renovated in C18, mid C19 front block. Timber
frame roughcast but exposed frame at N, front block of grey brick. Steep
pitched roof now slated, half hipped at W end with gablets. Low pitched
tile roof to front block, extended down, at rear to ridge of old range.
A long 1 1/2-storeys house facing S with front half obscured by 2-storeys,
3-windows wide front block. Older range has large external W gable
chimney, internal chimney to E part, gabled dormer at eaves on S half
obscured by front block, with C18 leaded plate casement. 2 2-lights
flush casement windows to ground floor. Exposed frame on N side with 2
gabled dormers at the eaves. Symmetrical S front of front block with
projecting end gable chimneys, red brick segmental arches to recessed
sash windows with margin lights. Gabled central porch with half-glazed
door. Single-storey grey brick and slate outhouse attached to NE corner
of main range.

Listing NGR: TL1479631789

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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