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Dove Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Aspenden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9361 / 51°56'10"N

Longitude: -0.0227 / 0°1'21"W

OS Eastings: 536028

OS Northings: 228247

OS Grid: TL360282

Mapcode National: GBR K92.F38

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.KLBM

Entry Name: Dove Cottage

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159717

Location: Aspenden, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Aspenden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Aspenden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/7 Dove Cottage



House. Early C18, extended at ends and divided as 2 houses in
early C19. Timber frame on stucco plinth, roughcast with
basketwork and fan pargetting and black weatherboarded apron.
Steep thatched roof. A one and a half storeys, 2-cell, central
chimney plan house facing S, later extended symmetrically by one
bay at each end with an external gable chimney. Back-to-back dog
leg stairs behind central chimney and brick oven (blocked) out of
N jamb of E fireplace of central stack. Floor levels higher on
ground and 1st floor of end extensions. 2 battened doors
together in middle flanked by 2 2-light small-paned, cast-iron,
Yorkshire sliding casement windows all linked by a drip board on
shaped brackets. 2 dormer windows at eaves grouped in middle.
Axial chamfered beams and open fireplaces to old middle part of
house. Good early C19 cast-iron basket grates to E end fireplace.

Listing NGR: TL3602828247

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