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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Hormead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.95 / 51°57'0"N

Longitude: 0.0355 / 0°2'7"E

OS Eastings: 539984

OS Northings: 229905

OS Grid: TL399299

Mapcode National: GBR LB8.PST

Mapcode Global: VHHLD.K7LY

Plus Code: 9F32X22P+25

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160334

Location: Hormead, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hormead

Built-Up Area: Great Hormead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hormead with Wyddial

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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12/113 The Cottage

- II

House. C17 or early C18, remodelled as cottage ornée late C18 or early
C19, W end room added after 1844. Timber frame plastered with steep
thatched roof. 1 ½-storeys, 3-cells, internal chimney, lobby entry plan
house, set back and facing N, with added W bay and projecting thatched
porch a third from E end. 6 windows long with wallhead carried up for 3
hipped dormers. Gothic casement windows in triplets with shafts between,
arched heads, segmental super-arches and louvred external shutters. Fine
interior with octagonal entrance hall and coved niches at cardinal
points, 6-panel doors with reeded surrounds to lower panels, fireplaces
with corner blocks to moulded architraves. Buckler dwg. of 1844 shows
similar arrangement without W room and with lean-to glazed conservatory
to W of porch. Marked as Great Hormead Cottage on O.S.

Listing NGR: TL3998429905

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