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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1078717



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thundridge

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Sep-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 356015

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2/12 Cowards


House. C16, floor inserted C1700, extended to rear 1964. Timber frame roughcast with some weatherboarding and steep old red tile roof. 3-unit, one and a half storeys house with large central chimney and lobby entry. Stair trimming to rear of stack. 4-bay structure with jowled posts and clasped purlin roof on Queen-post trusses. Floor of squared or quartered timber joists carried on roughly squared axial beams. Chamfered and stopped beam in parlour possibly to support a chimney hood at site of present central stack. Large curved brace to tie-beam. Short edge- halved scarf with bridled butts in each wallplate. 3-window front facing W, with upper windows rising above the eaves in small gables. Flush sash windows with small panes. Matching rear wing extension.

Listing NGR: TL3669716648

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National Grid Reference: TL 36697 16648


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