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Quiet Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hormead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9515 / 51°57'5"N

Longitude: 0.0423 / 0°2'32"E

OS Eastings: 540452

OS Northings: 230080

OS Grid: TL404300

Mapcode National: GBR LB8.RHJ

Mapcode Global: VHHLD.P67T

Entry Name: Quiet Cottage

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160320

Location: Hormead, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hormead

Built-Up Area: Great Hormead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hormead with Wyddial

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(South side)
Great Hormead

11/99 Quiet Cottage


Barn, now a house. C18, converted to house c.1830, extended c.1962.
Timber frame on brick plinth, plastered with weatherboard apron at E
end. Plastered low extensions at front and rear. Steep old red tile roof
continued at lower pitch over extensions. Central red brick chimney. A
1½ storeys house set back from street facing N, formerly a barn to Hall
House (q.v.). Symmetrical 2 windows front with central door. Small paned
casement. Interior has framework exposed showing original conversion to
2 1½-storeys houses with shared chimney and stairs in outer rear corners
with cross-beam and axial bridging beam to each handed plan. (Jackson

Listing NGR: TL4045230080

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