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Tudor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldbury, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8099 / 51°48'35"N

Longitude: -0.6022 / 0°36'7"W

OS Eastings: 496461

OS Northings: 213286

OS Grid: SP964132

Mapcode National: GBR F4J.JK0

Mapcode Global: VHFRQ.HRZX

Plus Code: 9C3XR95X+X4

Entry Name: Tudor Cottage

Listing Date: 30 November 1966

Last Amended: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355664

Location: Aldbury, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Aldbury

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tring

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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SP 91 SE
(West side)
Tudor Cottage
30.11.66 (formerly listed as
Tudor Cottages, Stocks
Farm (2 dwellings))
2 houses, now one house. W wing probably a fragment of C16 Stocks manor
house, middle part probably c.1600, S wing early C20 for
Mrs Humphrey Ward of Stocks House. Timber frames on low red brick
plinths, red brick infill panels, plastered panels to first floor of S
wing. Steep old red tile roofs. W wing shows signs of having been
plastered externally. A large 3-cells and S extension, internal chimney,
lobby-entry plan house, 2 storeys, cellar and attics, set well back from
the road, facing E. Gabled parlour crosswing at N with a ground floor
window, 2 first floor windows, and attic window. It shares the large
internal chimney with the 2 storeys, cellar and attic hall bay. This has
a window on each floor and a gabled dormer, high on roof. The narrower
bay to S has a gable rising from the front eaves with an attic window,
and one on each floor below. The lower 1½ storeys S extension has a
window on each floor. 2- and 3-light flush casement windows with lattice
leaded glazing on upper floors, rectangular on ground floor. Tiled
gabled porch. The crosswing has a fine brick fireplace with 4-centred
arch recessed in an ovolo-moulded surround. The hall fireplace backing
onto it has a large wooden lintel. Axial floor beam in hall, and stair
position to rear of chimney stack. On upper floor an arched brace to tie
beam of framed partition to S end of hall. (RCHM Typescript:
Pevsner(1977)65: Davis(1980) No.13).

Listing NGR: SP9646113286

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