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Latitude: 51.6245 / 51°37'28"N
Longitude: -0.5317 / 0°31'54"W
OS Eastings: 501737
OS Northings: 192761
OS Grid: TQ017927
Mapcode National: GBR G88.4DN
Mapcode Global: VHFSQ.QFSJ
Entry Name: Horn Hill Cottage and Shire Cottage
Listing Date: 16 July 1975
Last Amended: 3 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173773
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158854
Location: Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, SL9
District: Three Rivers
Town: Three Rivers
Electoral Ward/Division: Chorleywood South & Maple Cros
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Mill End and Heronsgate with West Hyde
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
RICKMANSWORTH OLD SHIRE LANE
TQ 09 SW
Horn Hill, Chalfont St.Peter
8/210 Horn Hill Cottage
16.7.75 and Shire Cottage
(Formerly listed as
Nos. 1, and 2,
High Trees Cottages in the civil parish
of Chalfont St Peter)
Two houses. Probably early C17. Extended in C18 and C19. Altered C20.
Probable timber frame to original house, extended in brick, all
rendered. Tile and slate roofs. Originally 2 bays, possibly an open
hall, now 1 storey and attic. 2 storey 2 bay house added to left. Two 2
light casements to front of Horn Hill Cottage. 1 gabled dormer and a 2
light casement where it joins later house to left. Single light in right
gable end. Left end stack, originally external, now incorporated into
ridge of Shire Cottage. Central entrance in reveal under a gabled hood
on cut brackets. 2 light casements flanking on ground floor and to left
on first floor. Left end stack. Added to right of original range a 1
storey 3 bay C19 range with buttress pilasters. Slate roof hipped to
right. Lean-to addition to rear of original range with present
entrance, 2 gabled dormers. Lean-to to rear left of later block.
Interior not inspected. Shire Cottage included for group value.
Listing NGR: TQ0173792761
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