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A Grade II Listed Building in St Paul's Walden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8642 / 51°51'51"N

Longitude: -0.3043 / 0°18'15"W

OS Eastings: 516859

OS Northings: 219761

OS Grid: TL168197

Mapcode National: GBR H70.1WW

Mapcode Global: VHGP4.PD0R

Plus Code: 9C3XVM7W+M7

Entry Name: Cockfosters

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307668

English Heritage Legacy ID: 162954

Location: St. Paul's Walden, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: St Paul's Walden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul's Walden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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House. N crosswing C16, hall range early C17, low rear extension C19.
Timber frame, dark weatherboarded, flint and red brick casing to ground
floor. Steep old red tile roofs. A small T-plan roofed 2-storeys house
facing E, at rear of-small farmyard. Very large internal chimney with
back-to-back open fireplaces at junction of the 2 parts with spacious
lobby entrance beside stack with room for winding stair. 4-window long
front with gabled N wing not projecting. 2-light casement to 1st floor.
Moulded brick capping to flint casing to ground floor suggests a late
C17 or early C18 date for this change. Half-glazed flush-beaded door
flanked by 3-lights recessed casement windows. Interior has exposed
frame with 2-bays N crosswing with ogee stops to chamfered beam, 3
arched recesses over lintel of fireplace, axial ovolo moulded beam
without stops, squint-butted scarf joint, heavy inclined queen-posts to
clasped-purlin roof. Hall-range has soot blackened re-used rafters,
clasped-purlin roof without wind-braces, infilled cellar, chamfered
axial floor beams with ogee stops to ground and 1st floors as if there
originally were attics.

Listing NGR: TL1685919761

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