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Spring Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ardeley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9111 / 51°54'40"N

Longitude: -0.0727 / 0°4'21"W

OS Eastings: 532665

OS Northings: 225377

OS Grid: TL326253

Mapcode National: GBR K9D.0FZ

Mapcode Global: VHGP2.P7F8

Entry Name: Spring Cottage

Listing Date: 31 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159541

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

(north side)

10/6 Spring Grange


House. W part late medieval, C16 lower NW wing, C17 main range
replacing medieval hall, but E half demolished (probably after
fire in 1947). Timber frame weatherboarded over a brick plinth.
Stucco on N and E side walls. Steep old red tile roofs. An L-
shaped house facing S with main range of 2 storeys and attics
with large central chimney and lobby entry. The part to the left
of the door survives with a 2-storeys wing extending to rear.
Gabled porch to new entrance into SW room. 2 flush 2-light
casement windows on front to each floor and 4-panel door with
small hood. Very large red brick chimney with 4 diagonal shafts
joined in-line axially over a moulded base. SW part has a
chamfered beam and large squared joists. NW wing has an arch-
braced roof and was possibly open to the roof. Main range is the
left part of a symmetrical lobby entry plan house with 4
fireplaces in the central chimney, the E side ones now unused.
4-centred brick arched fireplaces on W side on ground and 1st
floors. Chamfered axial beams and exposed joists to lower room.
(RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL3266525377

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