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Nelson Cottage, Elstree and Borehamwood

Description: Nelson Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 164219

OS Grid Reference: TQ2080497870
OS Grid Coordinates: 520804, 197870
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6666, -0.2546

Location: Rowley Lane, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire WD6 5PD

Locality: Elstree and Borehamwood
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD6 5PD

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Listing Text

(Southeast side)
Well End

8/167 Nelson Cottage

- II

House. c.1600, altered and extended C18, c.1900 and later. Timber frame,
extended in brick. Colour washed, pebbledash. Tile and slate roofs.
Originally 2 bays with external stack and staircase wing. 2 storeys.
Scattered C19/C20 casements, most with leaded lights, some with timber
glazing bars. Gabled staircase wing originally central to front. C18
extension to left front under catslide roof, flat topped dormer above.
Left bay is C20 brick addition. Red brick external stack with offsets on
right end wall with quadrant oven to front. 2 storey c.1900 extension
with slate roof to rear right. Original entrance blocked, now entered
from c.1900 and C20 extensions. Interior: exposed timber framing,
original brick fireplace with timber jambs and lintel. Prior to
c.1840-50 The Mops and Brooms Alehouse and from then until 1932 The Lord
Nelson PH. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TQ2080497870

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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