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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173689
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159717
Location: Aspenden, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9
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
TL 32NE ASPENDEN THE STREET
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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