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Three Horseshoes Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Hormead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.95 / 51°57'0"N

Longitude: 0.0387 / 0°2'19"E

OS Eastings: 540206

OS Northings: 229908

OS Grid: TL402299

Mapcode National: GBR LB8.QL8

Mapcode Global: VHHLD.M79Z

Plus Code: 9F32X22Q+2F

Entry Name: Three Horseshoes Cottage

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160338

Location: Hormead, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hormead

Built-Up Area: Great Hormead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hormead with Wyddial

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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(East side)
Great Hormead

13/117 Three Horseshoes
- Cottage


House. C17, heightened to 2 storeys in late C18 or early C19. Timber
frame roughcast with slated roof but red tiled rear kitchen and red
pantiled rear lean-to. A 2 storeys, 2-cells, internal chimney, lobby
entry plan house facing W, with N end lean-to, gabled closed porch, rear
lean-to single storey gabled kitchen at NE linked to rear to a 2 storeys
timber framed dark weatherboarded mid C19 stable with roof now of
corrugated iron. Small parlour at S probably unheated. W front has 2
windows to each floor and porch in middle. 3-light flush casement
windows. Lean-to on N end has a sash window with 6/6 panes. Interior has
exposed timbers with jowled post at NW corner, face-halved bladed scarf
joint in former rear wallplate by stair (house 1½ storeys before raised
to 2 storeys in late C18), chamfered and stopped axial beam carrying
floor over hall with squared joists. Winding stair behind chimney. Old
plank door with iron fittings.

Listing NGR: TL4020629908

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