BLACK COTTAGE AT GILSTON PARK ON EAST OF DRIVE 280 METRES SOUTH SOUTH EAST OF CHURCH COTTAGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101280
Date first listed:
19-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
BLACK COTTAGE AT GILSTON PARK ON EAST OF DRIVE 280 METRES SOUTH SOUTH EAST OF CHURCH COTTAGES, GILSTON LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
BLACK COTTAGE AT GILSTON PARK ON EAST OF DRIVE 280 METRES SOUTH SOUTH EAST OF CHURCH COTTAGES, GILSTON LANE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Gilston
National Grid Reference:
TL 44204 13187

Details

TL 41 SW GILSTON GILSTON LANE (west side)

2/43 Black Cottage at Gilston Park on E of drive 280 - metres SSE of Church Cottages

GV II

House. Late C17 or early C18 extended to W in C18/19, single storey front extension c1930. 2 storeys, timberframed, plastered hillside house facing S with one and a half storeys W end much lower and set at an angle. Steep old red tile gabled roofs. Roof of older part asymmetrically pitched, with flatter slope and higher eaves at front. 2 2-light windows with cast iron frames, with rectangular panes and head on 1st floor but pointed lights to Ground floor on front (now in glazed extension) and on W end. Small boarded external door in apex of W gable. 2-unit central chimney plan with W room a step higher. Door and stair at E end against red brick chimney of E extension with its Ground floor 5 steps down. Central chimney rebuilt. Flat roofed well glazed S extension for an artist. An interesting timberframed house of c1700 with some alterations and Gothic cast iron casement windows.

Listing NGR: TL4420413187

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
159919
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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