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Pound Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Benington, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8961 / 51°53'45"N

Longitude: -0.1137 / 0°6'49"W

OS Eastings: 529891

OS Northings: 223631

OS Grid: TL298236

Mapcode National: GBR K9J.22N

Mapcode Global: VHGP1.ZL8T

Plus Code: 9C3XVVWP+CG

Entry Name: Pound Cottage

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159613

Location: Benington, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Benington

Built-Up Area: Benington

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Benington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(north side)

11/18 No 1
(Pound Cottage)



House. C16 open hall house, Cl7 inserted floor and central
chimney, extended 1 bay to W in 1970's and 2 left hand dormers
added. Timber frame on tarred brick sill. Frame exposed with
white infill panels and steep old red tile roof. A long, one and
a half storeys, 3-cell, central chimney, lobby-entry plan house
facing S. Lower single-storey painted brick and tile former
harness maker's shop set back at E end. With one bay W
extension, now a near symmetrical front with 4 3-light leaded
casement windows. Central boarded door with glass panel and
drip-board on shaped brackets. Old 3-light gabled dormer window
at eaves to right of door. 2 matching gabled dormers to left of
door. Tall red brick central chimney, upper part C18. Interior
has chamfered joists to inserted floors in hall. Formerly called
Town House.

Listing NGR: TL2989123631

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