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Nos 1 and 2 Hitchwood Cottages, and Outhouse Linked to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9037 / 51°54'13"N

Longitude: -0.2753 / 0°16'31"W

OS Eastings: 518748

OS Northings: 224198

OS Grid: TL187241

Mapcode National: GBR H6G.P6R

Mapcode Global: VHGNZ.5DSZ

Entry Name: Nos 1 and 2 Hitchwood Cottages, and Outhouse Linked to North

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162900

Location: Preston, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1824


(West side)

Hitchwood Cottages
Nos. 1, and 2, and
outhouse linked to N


2 estate houses, semi-detached and joint outhouse block. 1913 by
E.L. Lutyens for H.G. Fenwick. Narrow red brick, lighter red jambs to
windows and angles of building. Steep red tile roof. Tilehanging to
gables at ends and on S side. A single-storey and attics block running
E-W with large central chimney with recessed panels and waisted top.
Central shared gable in middle of S side. Central recess in middle of N
side allowing 1st floor window to each. Entrance on N under low eaves by
a moulded plank door in heavy frame. Flush wooden casement windows with
small panes and heavy glazing bars. Single-storey outhouse has door and
window on S for each house. Central wall links it to houses. Tiled
corbells continuous under bellcast eaves. No. 1 is on E. Associated with
Home Farm to N, now Ladygrove Stud. (Lutyens Exhib Cat (1981)194).

Listing NGR: TL1874824198

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