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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: 1102451



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Langley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Feb-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162842

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HITCHWOOD LANE (North side) Preston

Hill Cottage


House. Mid C17; altered and extended at each end in C19 and late C20. Timber frame roughcast, brick extensions roughcast, and steeply pitched roofs now slated. A 1½-storeys, 3-cells, internal-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S, with 2-cells extension to E end at lower level, and single-cell extension to W end with rectangular front bay window. S front has 3 gabled dormers at the eaves and 4 windows to ground floor. 2-lights small-pane recessed casement windows. Projecting rectangular enclosed porch to lobby entrance. Rear slope of roof raised as a dormer in the bay on each side of the chimney. Interior has chamfered axial beams with bar stops, old wallplates exposed, clasped-purlin on collar roof and straight wind-braces from former gable-ends.

Listing NGR: TL1910424174

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National Grid Reference: TL1910424174


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