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Stable at the Lordship 40 Meters to North-West of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9459 / 51°56'45"N

Longitude: -0.0829 / 0°4'58"W

OS Eastings: 531862

OS Northings: 229224

OS Grid: TL318292

Mapcode National: GBR K8S.XJK

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.JC13

Entry Name: Stable at the Lordship 40 Meters to North-West of House

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159870

Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Cottered

Built-Up Area: Cottered

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cottered with Broadfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/16 Stable at The Lordship
40m to NW of house


Stable. C16. Timber frame on low red brick sill, dark
weatherboarded with a steep thatched roof. Part of rear slope of
corrugated iron and back wall plastered with brick facing to
lower part facing into farmyard. A 4-bay, single-storey building
facing E. Hipped, one-storey, S end extension thatched and
weatherboarded as a separate stable with vent strips under the
eaves. Main stable has an unusual internal structure
incorporating a passage along the E side defined by an extra post
under each tie-beam. Swept jowls to bay posts with arched braces
to wall plate and tie-beams (one brace springs from the post
beside the passage). Queen-strut roof with collar and clasped-
purlins with arched wind-braces. Low side walls with remains of
wattle and daub infill in closed trusses. Some internal
weatherboarding. Edge-halved scarf joint in wallplate with
bridled butts. An unusual survival of a C16 stable building with
internal divisions.

Listing NGR: TL3186229224

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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