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Meadow Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.886 / 51°53'9"N

Longitude: -0.3285 / 0°19'42"W

OS Eastings: 515137

OS Northings: 222141

OS Grid: TL151221

Mapcode National: GBR H6L.MSX

Mapcode Global: VHGNY.8V6L

Entry Name: Meadow Cottage

Listing Date: 22 March 1978

Last Amended: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162826

Location: King's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: King's Walden

Built-Up Area: Breachwood Green

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: King's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 12 SE KINGS WALDEN OXFORD ROAD
(North side) Breachwood Green
4/34
Meadow Cottage (formerly listed as
22.3.78 Nos 7 and 9)

GV II

House. Early C17. Timber frame roughcast, red brick ground floor at
front and narrow stair extension at W end. Steep old red tile roofs. A
2-storeys, 3-cells, internal-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S
with small 2-storeys gabled rear wing a third from E end. Large chimney
at ridge a third from W end with entrance and gabled porch in line to
front and former winding stair position behind. S front has 3 windows to
each floor - flush casement windows of 3-lights (2-lights to 1st floor
W). Battened door in gabled tiled porch. Interior has axial chamfered
beams (bar stop to middle room), back-to-back open fireplaces to main
chimney. Former unheated parlour at W has C19 external gable chimney and
fireplaces added. Rear wing of 2 bays with external gable chimney and
present stair. Painted plaster on E wall of chamber over middle room
with large panel inscribed 'In the Deity trust/let mee not be ashamed'.
Apparently not from Authorised Version.


Listing NGR: TL1513722141

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

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