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Latitude: 51.719 / 51°43'8"N
Longitude: -0.5451 / 0°32'42"W
OS Eastings: 500597
OS Northings: 203254
OS Grid: TL005032
Mapcode National: GBR G73.110
Mapcode Global: VHFSB.H2N1
Entry Name: White Hart Cottage
Listing Date: 2 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100475
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157534
Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3
Civil Parish: Bovingdon
Built-Up Area: Bovingdon
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bovingdon
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
BOVINGDON CHESHAM ROAD
TL 00 SW (South side)
6/5 White Hart Cottage
2 houses, now one house. Early C18 probably incorporating older timber
frame ('AD 1717' deeply cut into brick to left of N door), lower W
extension and alterations later C20. Red brick in English-bond, some
black headers and Flemish bond to E gable. Flint walled W extension.
Steep old red tile roof with catslide to rear outshut. A pair of
adjoining 1½ storeys houses at crossroads facing S. A gabled dormer
window at the eaves to each half and a wide and a narrow small-paned
casement window under segmental arch to each house. The narrow windows
side by side in middle replace the former front doors. Large external E
gable chimney with offsets and oven under tiled roof. Similar W gable
chimney removed in C20. 2-bays roof structure and crossbeam for former
partition between houses. Tithe Map of 1838 shows 2 houses with small
gable outshuts. Interior has exposed beams, open fireplace with bake
oven lacking only wooden door. 2 gabled dormers also on rear roofslope.
Listing NGR: TL0059703254
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