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Latitude: 52.0803 / 52°4'49"N
Longitude: -0.3428 / 0°20'34"W
OS Eastings: 513660
OS Northings: 243735
OS Grid: TL136437
Mapcode National: GBR H47.J58
Mapcode Global: VHGMZ.0ZM3
Entry Name: The Thatched House
Listing Date: 22 October 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1222488
English Heritage Legacy ID: 414667
Location: Old Warden, Central Bedfordshire, SG18
County: Central Bedfordshire
Civil Parish: Old Warden
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Old Warden
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 1243 OLD WARDEN HIGH STREET (West Side)
12/153 No.41 (The Thatched House)
Shuttleworth Estate cottage. Earlier C19, possibly encasing an earlier
building. Cottage ornee style. Colourwashed roughcast over timber frame.
Thatched roof. 2-room plan, one storey and attics. Ground floor has 2 canted
bay windows with hexagonal leading, twigwork decoration to sills and cornices,
and semi-pyramidal roofs. Attic has 2 eyebrow dormers with semi-circular
casements which have radiating glazing bars. Central doorway now blocked.
Central stuccoed ridge stack with spiralling moulded decoration. Highly
decorated pierced bargeboards continue around eaves of front and rear
elevations, returning around dormer eaves. Gable ends each have attic window
of 3 pointed-arched leaded lights under square head, with square moulded
label. Below each is doorway within rustic open porch with gabled thatched
Listing NGR: TL1365843732
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