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Pickerings Cottage at Pickerings Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in St Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8795 / 51°52'46"N

Longitude: -0.3076 / 0°18'27"W

OS Eastings: 516590

OS Northings: 221459

OS Grid: TL165214

Mapcode National: GBR H6T.11S

Mapcode Global: VHGP4.M07Z

Plus Code: 9C3XVMHR+RX

Entry Name: Pickerings Cottage at Pickerings Farm

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102435

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162910

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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4/118 Pickering's Cottage
at Pickerings Farm


House. Early C17 N part, S part c.1700. N part timber framed with
roughcast upper floor and panelled brick renewal of ground floor. S part
a taller red brick block in Flemish-bond. Steep old red tile roofs. A
2-storeys irregular house facing W. N part was originally a single-cell
building with large external S gable chimney with a single window to
each floor and gable entrance. This was incorporated into a taller and
wider S extension with lobby entrance at N end of W front giving onto
stair next older stack, and one large room on each floor with internal S
gable chimney and closets on each side of it. W front of this part has a
plat band and wooden eaves cornice. 3-lights casement window to each
floor under segmental arch. Moulded brick S gable parapet and moulded
corbel at corner. Small blocked windows to closets beside chimney. The
upper room in the older N part has jowled posts and side-purlin roof.
Painted black letter inscription on wallplate at S part of E wall, 'they
that [bu]ilt in the land, Shalbeas ..../....oyed, but abideth for ever.
The rist shall live by his faith.1614'.

Listing NGR: TL1659021459

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