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The Town House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9465 / 51°56'47"N

Longitude: -0.0855 / 0°5'7"W

OS Eastings: 531679

OS Northings: 229283

OS Grid: TL316292

Mapcode National: GBR K8S.WQS

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.GBMP

Entry Name: The Town House

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Last Amended: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159839

Location: Cottered, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Cottered

Built-Up Area: Cottered

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cottered with Broadfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/10 The Town House
(formerly listed as
Church Cottage)

Block of 3 almshouses, now one house. '1767' cut in brick beside
central cartouche. For Rev. Angel Chauncy who left £200 to build
a house for the poor to replace properties in the churchyard.
Red brick 'with black headers, fine red brick dressings and
dentilled eaves cornice, rusticated stone quoins and central
cartouche, and steep old red tile roof, extending as a catslide
over the continuous rear outshut. A large, one and a half
storeys building facing E. Symmetrical E front with central door
under stone cartouche carved with arms. 6 windows (the outer
ones formerly doors). Segmental arches to 2-light headed
casements. 3 hipped dormers, similar at rear. 2 central red
brick chimneys (VCH (1914) 232).

Listing NGR: TL3167929283

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