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Latitude: 51.8806 / 51°52'49"N
Longitude: 0.0266 / 0°1'35"E
OS Eastings: 539591
OS Northings: 222161
OS Grid: TL395221
Mapcode National: GBR LC7.1JS
Mapcode Global: VHHLL.DZXR
Entry Name: Church End Cottages
Listing Date: 24 January 1967
Last Amended: 23 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307672
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161155
Location: Standon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Standon
Built-Up Area: Puckeridge
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Standon
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 39 22 STANDON PAPER MILL LANE
7/21 Church End Cottages
(Nos 1, and 2)
24.1.67 Formerly listed under High Street)
2 almshouses. C17 origin, enlarged and Gothicised in early C19.
Timber frame roughcast. Red brick front wings with diaper of
black headers and similar facing to front wall between. Steep
old red tile roofs, fish scale tiles to oriel windows. One and a
half storeys U-shaped building facing N with 2 gabled wings at
front of older E-W range. W front wing (No 2) now rendered.
Gothic detailing fretted bargeboards and Tudor style door frames.
Canted oriel with hexagonal-paned cast iron casements on the end
of each wing and large external lateral chimneys. Mullioned
window and Tudor arched doorway in centre with blind loop-window
on right of window and gabled 2-light dormer over. Central
chimney to main range with elaborate facade to each end gable.
3-light mullioned window with additional small central top light,
all under a stepped moulded cornice. Plank door in moulded
wooden doorcase with 4-centred Tudor head and carved spandrels.
Gothic cast iron casement window beside door. A picturesque
group of ornamental almshouses.
Listing NGR: TL3959122161
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