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Whip Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Harpenden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8326 / 51°49'57"N

Longitude: -0.3858 / 0°23'8"W

OS Eastings: 511323

OS Northings: 216117

OS Grid: TL113161

Mapcode National: GBR H78.581

Mapcode Global: VHFRV.86DH

Plus Code: 9C3XRJM7+2M

Entry Name: Whip Cottage

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295693

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163639

ID on this website: 101295693

Location: Fiddler's Hill, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL5

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: Harpenden Rural

Built-Up Area: Harpenden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Harpenden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(south west side)

2/105 No 447 (Whip Cottage)


House, built as an inn in the later C18 (said to be 1780).
Chequered red brick to ground floor; upper floor rebuilt early
C19 in plain red brick. Machine tile roof. Cellar below right-
hand side. 2 3-light glazing bar casements. Central C19 door in
moulded frame. Gauged brick lintels to ground floor windows. C19
wood shutters. Upper floor has blank central panel. 2 C18 ridge
chimney stacks, the left one external, the right one now enclosed
by recent extension. Interior has C18 exposed studwork and
chamfered floor beams. C19 extension to rear.

Listing NGR: TL1132316117

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