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The Old Cottage (At Junction with Main Road)

A Grade II Listed Building in Spellbrook, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.836 / 51°50'9"N

Longitude: 0.1557 / 0°9'20"E

OS Eastings: 548619

OS Northings: 217466

OS Grid: TL486174

Mapcode National: GBR LCS.XV6

Mapcode Global: VHHM1.N34T

Entry Name: The Old Cottage (At Junction with Main Road)

Listing Date: 2 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347851

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160853

Location: Sawbridgeworth, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Sawbridgeworth

Built-Up Area: Spellbrook

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sawbridgeworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SPELLBROOK LANE WEST
1.
5253
(South Side)
The Old Cottage(at
junction with main road)
TL 486 174:4/3
II
2.
C17, roof raised in C18. S wing modern. Originally a 1½ storey,2 bay
house with central chimney, stair on N end entrance probably on S. Early
C18 raised to 2 full storeys with steep gabled roof and chimney rebuilt.
Lean-to outshut on S. Roof thatched in living memory, now red pantiles.
Exterior rendered and colourwashed. Modern wooden casements. The interior
has exposed jo led posts in SE corner and centres of S and N walls, the
latter with mortice for brace. Old wall plate exposed in walls. Irregular
bond C18 red brick fireplace uncovered. Outshut on S replaced by 1½ storey
S wing c.1955. An interesting 2 bay house with structural features
exposed internally. Picturesque.


Listing NGR: TL4861917466

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