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The Old Post Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8078 / 51°48'28"N

Longitude: 0.0557 / 0°3'20"E

OS Eastings: 541819

OS Northings: 214129

OS Grid: TL418141

Mapcode National: GBR LD1.NWM

Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.XT9H

Entry Name: The Old Post Cottage

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159973

Location: Hunsdon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

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

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Listing Text

TL 4114 HIGH STREET
(east side)
7/12 Hunsdon Village
No. 14
- (The Old Post Cottage)

G.V. I

Amend grade to read:- II

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TL 4114 HUNSDON HIGH STREET
(east side)
Hunsdon village

7/12 No 14
(The Old Post Cottage)
-

GV I


House. Probably C17, roof altered and brick face added to front
and N end in early C19. Timber frame weatherboarded but given a a
red brick skin to front and N end. Old red tile hipped roof. 3-
unit plan with rear lateral chimney, external gable chimney at N,
door one third from N and single storey rear extensions. A small
2 storeys 3 windows house, 1 room deep. Large trellis gabled
tiled porch off-centre. Segmental arches to lower windows.
Recessed sash windows with smaller upper sashes. From left to
right windows are 4, 5, 3 panes wide. An historic timberframed
small house disguised in red brick in the early C19. A
picturesque feature in the mixed group of buildings around the
Pump in the middle of the village Conservation Area.


Listing NGR: TL4181914129

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