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Bentley's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Anstey, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9805 / 51°58'49"N

Longitude: 0.0488 / 0°2'55"E

OS Eastings: 540802

OS Northings: 233317

OS Grid: TL408333

Mapcode National: GBR L9X.TBF

Mapcode Global: VHHL6.SHM3

Entry Name: Bentley's Cottage

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160232

Location: Anstey, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Anstey

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Anstey

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(North side)

6/9 Bentley's Cottage


House. Circa 1700, W parts 1970's. Timber frame on black stuccoed plinth
in older part. White weatherboarding and thatched roof with 4 eyebrow
dormers at front. Red tiled gabled rear wing and lean-to W porch set
back. A long 16 storeys, 3-cells plan house facing S. The older E part
originally had a winding stair beside the then W gable internal chimney
with its breadoven, and a single large ground floor room with narrow
service room at E end. Central entrance and 2 front windows with dormers
over. The oven projected to W into a barn, now replaced by a matching 2
dormer W extension with a door and end window. Flush 2-light casement
windows to dormer and E part. 3-light window to W part. Iron door to
oven, and axial beams in E part. (Bailey (1980)19).

Listing NGR: TL4080233317

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