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Numbers 87 the Cottage, 87a, and 89

A Grade II Listed Building in Markyate, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8365 / 51°50'11"N

Longitude: -0.4609 / 0°27'39"W

OS Eastings: 506139

OS Northings: 216440

OS Grid: TL061164

Mapcode National: GBR G5N.Y07

Mapcode Global: VHFRS.Y3PG

Plus Code: 9C3XRGPQ+HJ

Entry Name: Numbers 87 the Cottage, 87a, and 89

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157939

Location: Markyate, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Markyate

Built-Up Area: Markyate

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Markyate Street St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL 0616
(East side)
8/160 Nos. 87 (The Cottage),
26.1.67 87A, and 89
(Formerly listed as No. 87,
GV No. 89)


2 adjoining houses, and former carriageway now a house. C17 or earlier,
early C18 brick casing, carriageway converted to house late C20. Timber
frame, red brick casing with random blue bricks in Flemish-bond, No. 89
retains some tuck-pointing. Stucco plinth. Steep old red tile roofs. A
long 2-storeys building on the street front, the S part possibly an
extension, and the single-storey former carriageway entrance at N (No.
87) now with former archway infilled with a 6-panels door and small sash
window. Main range 4 windows long plus a recess of header bond brickwork
over doorway to No. 89. W front has plat-band, dentilled and corbelled
brick eaves course, and cambered arches to ground floor windows. Left
hand larger part has sash windows with later sashes of plate glass, and
6-panels door (renewed). Right hand house (No. 89) has a tall narrow
2-light flush casement window with small panes, on each floor. 6-panels
door (bottom 2 flush-beaded: others raised and fielded). End chimneys to
LH house just to rear of ridge, largest at S. S internal gable chimney
to No. 89. Gabled 2-storeys rear wing opposite large chimney. Interior
has open fireplaces and some panelling.

Listing NGR: TL0613916440

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