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The Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Hadham, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8772 / 51°52'37"N

Longitude: 0.1129 / 0°6'46"E

OS Eastings: 545543

OS Northings: 221956

OS Grid: TL455219

Mapcode National: GBR LCB.CCD

Mapcode Global: VHHLT.X22S

Entry Name: The Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395081

Location: Little Hadham, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Little Hadham

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Hadham

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north side)

12/3 The Thatched Cottage



House. Mid-late C17. Long, one and a half storeys,
timberframed, plastered, facing S. Gabled thatched roof carried
down over single storey rear lean-to with 8 courses of red tile
at rear eaves. Dripboards over 3-light gable windows on both
floors. Small, gabled, thatched and plastered porch one-third
from E. Central red brick chimney in middle of house. 2 small
gabled dormers on wall plate. 4-window front with modern iron
casements. 2-light and 3-light wooden casements to front
dormers. Plan suggests built as 2 semi-detached houses with
back-to-back fireplaces, ovens and staircases. Each house of 2
rooms on each floor with entrance into room with fireplace. Stop
chamfered axial beams carry square joists. Face-halved and
bladed scarf in front wall plate. Open fireplace with stop
chamfered timber lintel. Tiled gabled dormer at rear gives
headroom for staircases and has 2 wide-spaced small windows. The
rear outshot is an original part of each house. Side purlin roof
construction. Up to c.1960 called Berry Cottage.

Listing NGR: TL4554321956

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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