THE TOWN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1101288

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Jul-1984

Statutory Address: THE TOWN HOUSE, BALDOCK ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE TOWN HOUSE, BALDOCK ROAD

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Cottered

National Grid Reference: TL 31679 29283

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 3129 COTTERED BALDOCK ROAD (south side)

5/10 The Town House (formerly listed as Church Cottage) 22.2.67 GV II

Block of 3 almshouses, now one house. '1767' cut in brick beside central cartouche. For Rev. Angel Chauncy who left £200 to build a house for the poor to replace properties in the churchyard. Red brick 'with black headers, fine red brick dressings and dentilled eaves cornice, rusticated stone quoins and central cartouche, and steep old red tile roof, extending as a catslide over the continuous rear outshut. A large, one and a half storeys building facing E. Symmetrical E front with central door under stone cartouche carved with arms. 6 windows (the outer ones formerly doors). Segmental arches to 2-light headed casements. 3 hipped dormers, similar at rear. 2 central red brick chimneys (VCH (1914) 232).

Listing NGR: TL3167929283

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 159839

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1914), 232

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