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Butterfield Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Elstree and Borehamwood, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6495 / 51°38'58"N

Longitude: -0.3081 / 0°18'29"W

OS Eastings: 517147

OS Northings: 195874

OS Grid: TQ171958

Mapcode National: GBR 6S.QZB

Mapcode Global: VHGQ3.LSYW

Entry Name: Butterfield Cottages

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164201

Location: Elstree and Borehamwood, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD6

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Civil Parish: Elstree and Borehamwood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Elstree and Borehamwood

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 1795 ELSTREE ALDENHAM ROAD
(Northeast side)
Elstree

14/152 Nos. 1 and 2
- Butterfield Cottages

- II


Pair of estate cottages to Aldenham House, Butterfly Lane, Aldenham
(q.v.). 1878-9. By W Butterfield for H.H. Gibbs, Lord Aldenham. Brick,
some stone dressings, some sham timber framing applied to render. Tiled
roof. Domestic Revival Style. 2 storeys. Central entrances, that to right
with a C20 porch addition, flanking slightly projecting wings under
hipped gables. Rubbed brick heads and stone hood moulds over openings.
Casements. Staircase windows with segmental heads. Hipped dormer breaks
eaves over left entrance. Sham timber framing to first floor of wings in
which are 2 tall windows. Stacks to rear in return angles of wings have
stone offsets. Return and rear elevations have burnt brick diamond
patterning and sham timbering continued from front at upper level.Cusped
bargeboards to gabled wings and central hipped dormer to rear. Interior
not inspected. (P. Thompson, William Butterfield, 1971).


Listing NGR: TQ1714795874

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