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Kiln Wood Cottage and Linked Outhouse to South East

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9054 / 51°54'19"N

Longitude: -0.2799 / 0°16'47"W

OS Eastings: 518432

OS Northings: 224386

OS Grid: TL184243

Mapcode National: GBR H6G.G2T

Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.3CDM

Entry Name: Kiln Wood Cottage and Linked Outhouse to South East

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102433

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162905

Location: Preston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1824 PRESTON SCHOOL LANE
(South side)

9/113 Kiln Wood Cottage and
linked outhouse to SE

II

House and linked outhouse. 1912 by E.L. Lutyens for H.G. Fenwick as
estate carpenter's house. Red brick in English-bond with lighter red
dressings. Steep handmade tile roof_with tiled_courses to bellcast eaves
at front and carried down as catslide on slightly flatter pitch at rear.
1½ storeys half-hipped outhouse in similar materials. A small 2-storeys
house facing E with 2 ground floor front windows, door off-centre to S,
and long window central under eaves to stairwell. Large internal chimney
in centre. 2-light flush casement windows to ground floor front with
small panes and segmental light red brick arch. Similar light red brick
to jambs of windows and doorway. Half-glazed panelled door in heavy
frame with moulded flat hood on pierced shaped brackets. 4-lights
casement window on 1st floor. Large chimney with clasping corner
pilasters and waisted top. Gable to rear of chimney. Rear outshut with
battered W wall later extended 3/4 along rear in matching style but
vertical. Alteration to S end windows. (Drawings in Hitchin Museum dated
Nov 1912).


Listing NGR: TL1843224386

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