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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford Rural, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6336 / 51°38'0"N

Longitude: -0.4156 / 0°24'56"W

OS Eastings: 509754

OS Northings: 193943

OS Grid: TQ097939

Mapcode National: GBR 3G.MX5

Mapcode Global: VHFSS.R65J

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174328

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158985

Location: Watford Rural, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD19

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Watford Rural

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxhey St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

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9/340 The Old Cottage


House, used as labourer's accommodation for Hamper Mill, 1776 to 1908.
Late C17 or early C18, raised a storey and refronted in early C19.
Originally timber framed first floor on brick ground floor, rebuilt in
brick and roughcast. Slate roof. 3 storeys. 2 bays. Ground floor: 2
entrances, doorcases with reeded jambs and small hoods, two 3 light
casements. First floor 16 pane sashes. Second floor 12 pane sashes.
Casements to rear. Central stack on front pitch. Left end stack adjoins
Hamper Mill House (q.v.). To right adjoins Hamper Mill Cottage (q.v.).
Interior: ground floor chamfered bearers and first floor posts and
braces visible in rear wall.

Listing NGR: TQ0975493943

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