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Bowling Green Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottered, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9463 / 51°56'46"N

Longitude: -0.0841 / 0°5'2"W

OS Eastings: 531780

OS Northings: 229272

OS Grid: TL317292

Mapcode National: GBR K8S.X4S

Mapcode Global: VHGNW.HBDS

Entry Name: Bowling Green Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159871

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

(west side)

5/17 Bowling Green Farhhouse



House. Circa 1500, hall floor inserted c1600 and N end added,
C18 central chimney in place of a smoke bay, NW wing c1960. AT-
shaped open-hall and crosswing house facing E with central
chimney at (S) upper end of hall and front entrance with porch on
line of screens passage. Timber frame on a tarred brick sill,
roughcast with old red tiled roofs, hipped with gablet at N,
half-hipped at W gables. 2 3-light diamond mullioned original
windows survive on S side of crosswing. 2-light flush casement
windows generally. Front has a jettied crosswing on LH and
hipped roof to porch. Smoke-blackened rafters to hall range.
Clasped-purlin roof structures. Wind-braces in wing and tension
bracing in N end wall. Former stair at rear of crosswing.
Chamfered and stopped joists to floor inserted c1600 in hall. An
impressive late medieval hall house.

Listing NGR: TL3178029272

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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