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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: 1103273



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: St. Paul's Walden

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: 162962

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TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN HORN HILL (West side) Whitwell

12/170 No. 16 (Trafalgar Cottage)


House. Circa 1815. 'TRAFALGAR/COTTAGE' on stone plaque over door. Red brick, hipped slate roof, plastered wide eaves soffit. A 2-storeys and cellar, double-pile plan, end-chimneys and central entrance house facing E. Symmetrical 3 windows wide E front with plat band and rubbed flat arches to windows. Recessed sash windows with 6/6 panes, small cast iron railings to 1st floor, cellar arch below LH window and round arched doorway with divided 2 panelled door and fanlight over. Twin sashes to 1st floor under single arch between chimney projections on S side. Small 2-storeys original closet projecting at rear N corner. Elegant original interior with front and rear drawing rooms on S side (sliding doors as shutters to rear bay) and dining room and kitchen on N side. Wide hall from front to rear with single cut-string stair. Double-hung panelled shutters generally. Built on retirement of an officer who was with the fleet at Cape Trafalgar, with 2 servants blocks up the hill (q.v.).

Listing NGR: TL1824121093

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National Grid Reference: TL 18241 21093


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