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Mauldens Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7064 / 51°42'23"N

Longitude: -0.5397 / 0°32'22"W

OS Eastings: 501001

OS Northings: 201865

OS Grid: TL010018

Mapcode National: GBR G73.VS9

Mapcode Global: VHFSB.LCJP

Entry Name: Mauldens Cottage

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157569

Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

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

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Listing Text

TL 00 SW (South side)

6/42 Mauldens Cottage

- II

House. Early C17, rear extensions later C20. Timber frame on chamfered
stuccoed sill, with red brick and painted brick infill between exposed
timber frame. Ground floor stuccoed. Steep old red tile roof half-hipped
with gablets. A 2-storeys, 2 cells, internal chimney, lobby-entry plan
house facing N with 1½ storeys gabled porch and 2 front windows to each
floor. Flush casement windows with lattice leaded glazing. Timber frame
has jowled posts and end walls have wide storey-height panels. Front
nearly symmetrical with half-height rail and narrower panels on 1st
floor. Convex tension braces in frame and convex brace in porch. Chimney
of 2 staggered square conjoined shafts. Unusually complete interior with
moulded and stopped joists and axial floor beams, ledged plank doors on
iron hooks and bands, carpenters assembly numbers, and wide fireplace to
E room has 3 small recesses and an oven with iron door. The stair to
rear of chimney now rises from E room but may originally have risen from
smaller W room. Cast iron Boxmoor grazing rights plaque no. 614.

Listing NGR: TL0098401860

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