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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: 1100405



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Northchurch

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Dec-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 157763

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NORTHCHURCH NEW ROAD SP 90 NE (West side) Northchurch Common 3/231 Woodside Cottage -

- II

House. C18 or earlier, early C19 N wing. Red brick probably encasing a timber frame. Red brick extensions. Steep old red tile roofs. A 1½ storeys, 2 cells, end chimney plan house facing S, with single-storey hipped W wing and low 2 storeys early C19 rear wing. Later single-storey hipped E wing with lean-to in angle with rear wing. Internal gable chimney at W, external at E. Rear gable chimney to N wing. 2 windows to front with door between. 2 upper windows rise through eaves with swept roofs up to main roof. 2 stone steps to plank door. 3-light casement upper windows C18 on LH: RH renewed, 2-light below. All with leaded lattice glazing. Shallow rectangular bay window to left of door. Front has chamfered plinth and dentilled eaves course. Cast iron lattice casements to N wing. W gable roughcast over lower roof. Deep well in front of house with brick curb and wood winding gear. Said to have been the parish Pest House. (VCH(1908)246).

Listing NGR: SP9787009455

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1908), 246

National Grid Reference: SP 97870 09455


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