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Dairy Cottage and Attached Garden Walls, at Wrotham Park Home Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Potters Bar Parkfield, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6732 / 51°40'23"N

Longitude: -0.1977 / 0°11'51"W

OS Eastings: 524724

OS Northings: 198700

OS Grid: TQ247987

Mapcode National: GBR BY.8T7

Mapcode Global: VHGQ5.J6CM

Plus Code: 9C3XMRF2+7W

Entry Name: Dairy Cottage and Attached Garden Walls, at Wrotham Park Home Farm

Listing Date: 6 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164363

Location: Bentley Heath and The Royds, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, EN5

County: Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Potters Bar Parkfield

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: South Mymms

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

Dairy Cottage and
8/273 attached garden walls,
at Wrotham Park Home


Estate cottage with attached garden walls. c1856 for Lord Enfield, as Garden
Cottage (q.v.). Red brick in Flemish bond; Welsh slate roof; L-shaped cottage of
1½ storeys, 2 bays, the right bay projecting and gabled with a small-pane 3-light
window to ground floor, and similar 2-light window above, each in chamfered surround
with gauged brick arch and dripmould. Porch in internal angle has open timber frame
on brick plinth, hipped roof, and door into right-hand wing. Brick kneelers to
raised verges with brick coping. Stack to right side and rear left. Right return
has a 1-light window to right, and a 2-light window above breaking eaves under
gablet. From right corner, brick wall projects forward and turns to enclose
trapezoidal garden plot, broken by gateway, in line with porch, which has simple
iron gate. The wall has rounded brick coping and varies in height between
approximately 1 m and 2 m, ramping up either side of gateway. At south-east corner
of garden, short section of wall continues eastwards to end in brick gatepier with
domed capstone.

Listing NGR: TQ2472498700

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

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