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Church Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Westmill, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9257 / 51°55'32"N

Longitude: -0.0098 / 0°0'35"W

OS Eastings: 536948

OS Northings: 227117

OS Grid: TL369271

Mapcode National: GBR K98.BB2

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.SV5L

Entry Name: Church Cottages

Listing Date: 22 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161375

Location: Westmill, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Westmill

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Westmill

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

Westmill village
(south side)

8/20 Church Cottages
Nos 1, and 2


House, now 2 houses. C17 or earlier. Timber frame roughcast
with panelled stucco sill. Steep old red tile roof half-hipped
at W. Formerly a 3-unit house with C17 central chimney a third
from E end and external gable chimney at W. 2-storeys, with
timber framed C17 rear wing at W end partly faced in red brick
(sometime used as a smithy). High-set side-purlin roof with
wallplate end carried on elaborately shaped bracket at NE. N
front divided into 2 C18 houses with symmetrical arrangements
about 2 identical doors. On left (No 1) has casement windows
with 2 old 2-light leaded windows with iron casements on 1st
floor. No 2 has 3 flush box sash windows with 8/8 panes and
architrave on 1st floor and similar ones flanking the door. 6-
panelflush beaded doors each with moulded surround, swelled
frieze, projecting cornice and swept metal hip over. C18 small
central chimney just behind ridge and extra flue built onto E
side of old central chimney which has a triangular pilaster on
the broad N and S faces.

Listing NGR: TL3694827117

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

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