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Toll Cottage, St Stephen

Description: Toll Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163221

OS Grid Reference: TL1501304084
OS Grid Coordinates: 515013, 204084
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7237, -0.3363

Location: 12 Burydell Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL2 2PQ

Locality: St Stephen
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL2 2PQ

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Listing Text


Toll Cottage
TL 10 SW 25/170


C17 or earlier timber framed house with high pitched, tiled roof. Later
alterations. Main front on return to garden. House has been divided, but
is now one property. Left section faced in brown and blue mixed brick with
red brick dressings. C18 3-light and 1-light casement windows with glazing
bars in flush, box frames on lst floor. Brick band at 1st floor level and
traces of earlier jettied front. Gauged, segmental brick arches to door and
window on ground floor. Later, 1-light window inserted. Brick plinth.
Gabled hood on curved brackets to door. Right section has plastered 1st floor,
weatherboarded ground floor. 1st floor 2-light casement window and ground,
floor replaced, 4-light window. One-storey, modern extension to right.
Gable end to street, with wide chimney over pent-roofed, brick bake-oven
which has ingle fire-place inside. Interior with several exposed studs and
beams, including tie beams in 1st floor ceilings. 2 adjoining, gabled rear
extensions, brick faced.

Listing NGR: TL1501304084

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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