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Farmhouse at Childs Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9467 / 51°56'48"N

Longitude: -0.0866 / 0°5'11"W

OS Eastings: 531603

OS Northings: 229308

OS Grid: TL316293

Mapcode National: GBR K8S.WDD

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GB1H

Entry Name: Farmhouse at Childs Farm

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159832

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

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5/6 Farmhouse at Childs Farm



House. C16 or earlier, hall part fronted in brick and E wing and
parallel rear wing built in early C19. Timber frame. W wing on
a flint sill with tile pinnings under the sillplate and red brick
angles. Roughcast with a dark weatherboarded apron. Grey brick
casing to hall range and grey brick E wing and rear extension.
Steep old red tile roofs. One and a half storeys, central
chimney, hall range facing S with 2-storeys jettied W crosswing
and C19 2-storeys E crosswing. Entrance into E end of hall range
and separate door into W crosswing. S front has 2, 3-light,
gabled dormers to eaves of the hall range, 2-light and 3-light
transomed casement windows with segmental arches to ground floor
and 4 panel flush boarded door. Heavy brackets to jetty of W
wing, step up to boarded door with a 2-light casement window with
internal shutter to left. 3-light similar window to 1st floor
with dripboard and bargeboard to gable. Cusped bargeboard and
pendant to E wing, with a triple sash window to each floor.
Central chimney with old moulded cap to hall.

Listing NGR: TL3160329308

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