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Church Cottages at Corner with Pennys Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Gilston, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8013 / 51°48'4"N

Longitude: 0.0885 / 0°5'18"E

OS Eastings: 544103

OS Northings: 213467

OS Grid: TL441134

Mapcode National: GBR LD8.55M

Mapcode Global: VHHM0.HZ4J

Entry Name: Church Cottages at Corner with Pennys Lane

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159911

Location: Gilston, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM20

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Gilston

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Gilston with Eastwick

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/39 Nos 7 and 9
Church Cottages
- at corner with
Pennys Lane


Block of 2 houses. '1852' on quatrefoil datestone on E gable.
Tall red brick, Gothic, block of estate houses on prominent
corner site, facing E. 2 storeys with steep pitched slate roof
with heavy moulded bargeboards and moulded pendant. Large
central chimney with 5 diagonal flues with moulded caps and
bases. Designed as N range with S cross wing. 3 windows. Tall
2-light 1st floor mullioned windows with cast iron lattice
casements, flat gauged arches and flush stone sills. 3-light
similar windows to Ground floor of N range but single storey 3-
sided stone bay window to cross wing with brick base, cast iron
lattice lights and hipped metal roof. Rustic gabled, slated
porches on tree trunks on S and N ends. Marks of blocked door in
angle between wings. An elaborate block of estate houses typical
of the Gilston Park Estate under John Hodgson. Part of group
with parish church.

Listing NGR: TL4410313467

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