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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ardeley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9383 / 51°56'17"N

Longitude: -0.1145 / 0°6'52"W

OS Eastings: 529712

OS Northings: 228320

OS Grid: TL297283

Mapcode National: GBR K8Y.FVM

Mapcode Global: VHGNV.YJTZ

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 31 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174285

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159520

Location: Ardeley, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Ardeley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ardeley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/15 The Cottage



House. C16, heightened to 2 storeys over hall and parlour in mid
C17, service room at N heightened to 2 storeys under a separate
roof in C20. Timber frame roughcast on stucco plinth. Steep old
red tile roof, stepping down at N part. A 3-cell plan house
facing E with central-chimney and lobby-entry a third from S end.
Diagonally set conjoined shafts to central chimney above
irregular rectangular base with moulded capping. Hipped rear
wing at W encloses stair in position of former stair turret. 3
windows, 2 storeys E front with flush casement windows (renewed)
and gabled porch. Interior has axial beams chamfered and
stopped, exposed thin close-studding, long curved braces to side
wall and gable end on 1st floor, jowled bay posts in centre of
gable, and high-set purlins. An oven opens from the W jamb of
the hall fireplace. Small 2-light blocked window with diamond
mullion over front door. (RCHM (1911) 38: RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2971228320

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