This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.941 / 51°56'27"N
Longitude: -0.237 / 0°14'13"W
OS Eastings: 521283
OS Northings: 228413
OS Grid: TL212284
Mapcode National: GBR J7G.6WV
Mapcode Global: VHGNS.VG1W
Plus Code: 9C3XWQR7+C5
Entry Name: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Hornbeam Court, (Howard Cottage, Seymour Cottage, Boleyn Cottage, Aragon Cottage, Cleeves Cottage)
Listing Date: 29 May 1969
Last Amended: 28 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347443
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162755
Location: Wymondley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4
Civil Parish: Wymondley
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Wymondley
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
Nos. 1 (Howard Cottage), 2 (Seymour Cottage), 3 (Boleyn Cottage), 4 (Aragon Cottage), 5 (Cleeves Cottage)
(formerly listed as Hornbeam Cottages Nos 1-6)
Block of 5 small houses. 1818 for William Wilshere, Lord of the Manor,
built by Wellers of Hitchin for £200 (HRO). Renovated, re-thatched and
rear extensions built 1974 for Herts Buildings Preservation Trust.
Roughcast presumably on timber frame, stuccoed plinth, and steep
thatched half-hipped roof with fancy ridge. Slate roof to rear lean-to.
A row of 16-storeys cottages ornee on roadside facing E. 3 red brick
chimneys to ridge and one to N gable. E front has 7 eyebrow 2-lights
dormer windows at the eaves, 5 boarded doors in narrow frames with
foresteps, and 10 flush 2-lights small casement windows each with an
external boarded shutter folding down from the sill. 2 dormers at rear.
(Pevsner (1977)154: inf Mr. Farris).
Listing NGR: TL2128328413
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings