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Green Hythe

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9487 / 51°56'55"N

Longitude: -0.2793 / 0°16'45"W

OS Eastings: 518356

OS Northings: 229201

OS Grid: TL183292

Mapcode National: GBR H5W.VL4

Mapcode Global: VHGNS.38PY

Plus Code: 9C3XWPXC+F7

Entry Name: Green Hythe

Listing Date: 31 July 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161603

Location: Hitchin Highbury, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Hitchin Highbury

Built-Up Area: Hitchin

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hitchin

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1829 SW

No 2A (Green Hythe)

A timber framed cottage of C17 or early C18 origin, recased in red brick c1800 and with further alterations in the mid C19. Two storeys with steep half hipped old tile roof, brick dentil eaves. The first floor principally as an attic storey. Very tall mid C19 brick chimney stacks rising from eaves. Gabled tiled cheek mid C19 dormers. The gable end has two revealed glazing bar sashes with flat gauged rubber brick arches to first floor and similar but tripartite glazing bar sash window centred on ground floor. Renewed doorway with gauged rubber brick flat and to right. Hipped end has four light transomed wood casement to ground floor. Interior retains exposed a part of a roof truss with large tie beam end raked brace. Chamfered ceiling beam in corridor at foot of staircase.

Listing NGR: TL1835629201

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

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