Bourne Cottage

4 Jul 2002
Bourne Cottage, The Street, Aspenden, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9 9PF
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TL 3528 ASPENDEN THE STREET (north side)

8/6 Bourne Cottage



House. C16, divided in C19. Timber frame, on stuccoed sill at W part but painted brick to E part. Roughcast with steep thatched roof. Dark weatherboarded outshut at W. A small one and a half storeys T-plan hall house facing S with 2-storeys jettied crosswing at W and lean-to W outshut beyond. Central chimney at upper end of hall next crosswing, and later external E gable chimney. W end external chimney to crosswing rising through outshut. S front has a gabled dormer to the chamber over the hall,and window to each part, and doors up steps into hall and W wing separately. This and the separate internal stairs at each end are probably C19 changes. Interior has curved windbraces to the clasped purlin roof, tension braces in the rear wall, and large hall fireplace partly blocked.

Listing NGR: TL3586528245


This is part of the Series: IOE\Heasman_Graham R. IOE Records for Heasman, Graham R.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


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Photographer: Heasman, Graham R.

Rights Holder: Heasman, Graham R.


Brick, Roughcast, Stucco, Thatch, Timber, Weatherboard, Medieval Hall House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan House, Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building