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Farm Cottage,the Similar Range Extending to North and the Stable and Archway Joined to the North West Corner,at Hunsdon Stud Farm.

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.798 / 51°47'52"N

Longitude: 0.0548 / 0°3'17"E

OS Eastings: 541792

OS Northings: 213038

OS Grid: TL417130

Mapcode National: GBR LD7.8P1

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.W2VG

Plus Code: 9F32Q3X3+6W

Entry Name: Farm Cottage,the Similar Range Extending to North and the Stable and Archway Joined to the North West Corner,at Hunsdon Stud Farm.

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159948

Location: Hunsdon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hunsdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hunsdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

8/17 Farm Cottage, the
similar range
- extending to N,
and the stable and
archway joined to
the NW corner, at
Hunsdon Stud Farm


Stables, now a cottage and stables, C17 E range, early C19 N
range. Red brick with gabled red tiled roofs. W front of E
range painted white and S gable end plastered and lined as
ashlar. The E half of a courtyard of buildings open to the S,
probably the former stables for Hunsdon House before the C19
stable block there was built close to the house. 2 storeys E
range has a central doorway, now blocked, flanked by wide,
projecting, full height, pilasters. The part to the right is
Farm Cottage: the part to the left has a central door flanked by
tall cross windows and a central loading door over with a
small gable. Farm Cottage has a low 4-panel door with plain
surround but arabesque frieze and elaborate early C18 carved
brackets supporting a panelled flat hood. 2 small windows on
each floor symmetrical about the door. Segmental brick arches
and 15 small panes to each casement light. It has a 2-room plan
with central stair, rear lateral chimney on left and external
gable chimney on right. The single storey C19 N range consists
of a 3-centred arched passage next to the corner and a stable
with 3 windows and a stable door between the 1st and 2nd windows
from the W, where it abuts the former coach-house now Old Laundry
House. An historic brick stable yard group of special
architectural and historic interest. Part of the group forming
the setting of Copthall Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: TL4179213038

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

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