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Essex Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Anstey, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9726 / 51°58'21"N

Longitude: 0.0425 / 0°2'32"E

OS Eastings: 540397

OS Northings: 232429

OS Grid: TL403324

Mapcode National: GBR LB2.CK0

Mapcode Global: VHHL6.PPB5

Entry Name: Essex Cottage

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347740

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160251

Location: Anstey, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Anstey

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Anstey

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 4032 ANSTEY SNOW END
(East side)

7/30 Essex Cottage
-

GV II

House. C16 or earlier. Hall floored and chimney inserted in C17.
Restored in C20. Timber frame roughcast with steep half-hipped thatch
roof. A long, 5-bay, 1½ storeys house facing W with internal chimney a
third from S end and later gable chimney added to N end. W front on
roadside has 4 windows and 2 dormers at the eaves. 2- and 3-light flush
casement windows with leaded glazing. Battened door in middle with a red
brick bulge of an oven to RH. Flat-laid rafters visible at eaves.
Interior has evidence of former open hall, with slots for braces in bay
posts in S bay flanking inglenook. Butt ends of cut-off tie-beam above,
and at back of chimney a fragment of tie-beam and one supporting brace.
(Bailey (1980)23).


Listing NGR: TL4039732429

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

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