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Latitude: 51.8074 / 51°48'26"N
Longitude: 0.0533 / 0°3'11"E
OS Eastings: 541656
OS Northings: 214073
OS Grid: TL416140
Mapcode National: GBR LD1.N94
Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.WT1V
Entry Name: Brook Cottage post Office
Listing Date: 19 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176494
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159978
Location: Hunsdon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Hunsdon
Built-Up Area: Hunsdon
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hunsdon
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 4114 HUNSDON HIGH STREET
7/17 Nos 11 (Post Office)
- and 13 (Brook Cottage)
Block of 2 houses. Mid C19 (but not on Tithe Map of 1842 (HRO)).
A tall roughcast, 2 storeys, H-plan block of 2 estate houses
facing E. (Modern single storey shop side extension to No 11 not
of special interest.) Steep old red tile gabled roofs with heavy
cusped bargeboards to the 2 projecting gables. Roof of the short
centre part extended down as an open porch. A large gabled
central dormer is shared and has similar cusped bargeboards. 2
large cruciform central chimneys in red brick. Door and small
window in centre part. 3-light small paned casement windows.
Rectangular bay window on Ground floor of No 11 with tiled lean-
to roof. Arched braces to open porch. an interesting pair of
picturesque mid C19 estate houses. Part of the balanced group
about Nos 5 and 7 at the beginning of the Conservation Area.
Listing NGR: TL4165614073
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