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Forresters Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ashwell, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0413 / 52°2'28"N

Longitude: -0.1515 / 0°9'5"W

OS Eastings: 526880

OS Northings: 239714

OS Grid: TL268397

Mapcode National: GBR J66.Y8X

Mapcode Global: VHGN8.BY8H

Entry Name: Forresters Cottage

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 19 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162145

Location: Ashwell, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG7

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Ashwell

Built-Up Area: Ashwell

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ashwell

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 2639 ASHWELL HIGH STREET
(North side)
Ashwell

8/14 Nos 14,16 and 18
27.5.68 (1,2 and 3
Forresters Cottage)
(formerly listed as
Forresters Cottages)

GV II*

A picturesque group of houses dating from the late C15 and early C16.
Restored 1960s. Timber frame, partly exposed. Plain tile roofs. 2
storeys. The left part (2 and 3 Forresters Cottages) is a late C15 hall
house with jettied cross wings. The E part (No. 1) was built in early
C16 as 2 storey house jettied on front. 2 storeys. 7 recent glazing bar
casements. 3 doors with C16 moulded 4-centred frames. Nos. 2 and 3 are 4
windows. 2 gabled attics in centre. Upper floors of cross wings have
bull-nose joists and curved brackets. Close wide studs exposed on ground
floor of wings and fullheight'Ln centre. No. 1 has studs exposed on
ground floor and a deep jetty carried on curved brackets. C17 stack
inserted next to right cross wing. Restored C17-18 stack on E end. (RCHM
Typescript).


Listing NGR: TL2688039714

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