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Prospect Cottage the Hermitage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6414 / 51°38'28"N

Longitude: -0.3425 / 0°20'33"W

OS Eastings: 514790

OS Northings: 194920

OS Grid: TQ147949

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z.8B1

Mapcode Global: VHGQ9.00SK

Plus Code: 9C3XJMR4+HX

Entry Name: Prospect Cottage the Hermitage

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164183

Location: Bushey Park, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD23

County: Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Bushey Heath

Built-Up Area: Bushey

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bushey Heath St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(East side)

10/134 Nos. 40 (The Hermitage)
- and 40A (Prospect Cottage)

- II

Pair of houses. Dated 1741 on brick at eaves to left, extended C19. Red
brick with stone dressings. Tile and slate roofs. 7 bays, 3:3:1, left
hand bays set back slightly. Entrance to centre of right hand group of
3: 6 panelled door, moulded architrave, bracketed hood. Flush frame
glazing bar sashes, gauged brick flat arched heads, stone key blocks.
First floor: blind window to centre right, no window to centre left.
Stone coped parapet. Cross axial ridge stack between groups of 3 bays.
Left end stack. Left end roughcast. Double span roof, tile to front,
slate to rear. Entrance to No. 40 in glazed porch to C19 block added to
rear left and projecting to left with bargeboarded left gable end.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ1479094920

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