OWLSWOOD COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102606
Date first listed:
03-Jun-1987
Statutory Address:
OWLSWOOD COTTAGE, NEWSELLS

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Location

Statutory Address:
OWLSWOOD COTTAGE, NEWSELLS

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Barkway
National Grid Reference:
TL 38729 37181

Details

BARKWAY NEWSELLS TL 33 NE (South side)

3/58 Owlswood Cottage

GV II

House, formerly groom's cottage to Newsells Park. Mid C17, extended C19 and C20. Timber frame on brick base. Rendered. Steeply pitched thatched roof. Originally 3 bay lobby entry with 2 bays added to right. 1 storey and attic. Entrance to centre of original building, recessed plank door, 12 pane fixed casement to left, 3 light flush frame small pane casement to far left, 2 light casement and a 2 light dormer with eyebrow thatching to right. Added bays further right have scattered casements and an entrance. Ridge stack, rebuilt at head. Left gable end faces road with high brick and flint plinth, 2 light casements with exposed plates and purlins. To rear: entrance bay has a C19 extruded stack, 2 light casements and an entrance. Interior: exposed framing, bar stop chamfered bearers and joists, passing tension braces, re-used C18 cyma moulded fireplace lintel. Jowled posts, cambered tie beams, angled queen posts to principals. Newsells Park House is not listed.

Listing NGR: TL3872937181

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
162512
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 07 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/02805/13
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