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Trafalgar Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitwell, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8759 / 51°52'33"N

Longitude: -0.2838 / 0°17'1"W

OS Eastings: 518241

OS Northings: 221093

OS Grid: TL182210

Mapcode National: GBR H6V.732

Mapcode Global: VHGP5.13BS

Plus Code: 9C3XVPG8+9F

Entry Name: Trafalgar Cottage

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103273

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162962

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

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Built-Up Area: Whitwell

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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(West side)

12/170 No. 16
(Trafalgar Cottage)


House. Circa 1815. 'TRAFALGAR/COTTAGE' on stone plaque over door. Red
brick, hipped slate roof, plastered wide eaves soffit. A 2-storeys and
cellar, double-pile plan, end-chimneys and central entrance house facing
E. Symmetrical 3 windows wide E front with plat band and rubbed flat
arches to windows. Recessed sash windows with 6/6 panes, small cast iron
railings to 1st floor, cellar arch below LH window and round arched
doorway with divided 2 panelled door and fanlight over. Twin sashes to
1st floor under single arch between chimney projections on S side. Small
2-storeys original closet projecting at rear N corner. Elegant original
interior with front and rear drawing rooms on S side (sliding doors as
shutters to rear bay) and dining room and kitchen on N side. Wide hall
from front to rear with single cut-string stair. Double-hung panelled
shutters generally. Built on retirement of an officer who was with the
fleet at Cape Trafalgar, with 2 servants blocks up the hill (q.v.).

Listing NGR: TL1824121093

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