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Yew Tree Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Widford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8208 / 51°49'14"N

Longitude: 0.0589 / 0°3'32"E

OS Eastings: 542001

OS Northings: 215576

OS Grid: TL420155

Mapcode National: GBR LCV.XBH

Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.ZH0K

Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottages

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Last Amended: 23 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101959

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160025

Location: Widford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Widford

Built-Up Area: Widford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Widford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 4115 WIDFORD HUNSDON ROAD
(east side)
Widford Village

5/16 Yew Tree Cottages
Nos 2 and 4
-

GV II

Amend address to read as follows:
Yew Tree Cottages
Nos 2 and 3

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TL 4115 WIDFORD HUNSDON ROAD
(east side)
Widford village

5/16 Yew Tree Cottages
Nos 2 and 4
-

GV II


2 houses, now one house. C17 or earlier with a small early C19
brick house on S now incorporated and disguised. Timberframed
and plastered with weatherboarding to front Ground Floor. Steep
red tiled gabled roof. Similar matching finishes applied on top
of yellow stock brickwork of C19 S part. 2 storeys with 2 widely
spaced windows to each floor of each half. C19 2-light casement
windows with Gothick tracery recessed in S half but set flush
with a moulded architrave in the older N part. This part has a
lobby entry symmetrical 2 room plan with a large central chimney
of 3 flues just behind the ridge. The shallower S part had until
c1980 a central door. It has a symmetrical 2 room plan with end
chimneys, partly external and in red brick on the S. Modern oak
door in heavy older frame under small bracketed hood, central to
N part. Formerly there was a 2 storeys brick house similar to
the S part, adjoining on the N. A picturesque C17 house with C19
S part. Part of a varied group in this part of the Conservation
Area.


Listing NGR: TL4200115576

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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