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Statutory Address:

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

Hertsmere (District Authority)
Elstree and Borehamwood
National Grid Reference:
TQ 20804 97870


TQ 29 NW ELSTREE ROWLEY LANE (Southeast side) Well End

8/167 Nelson Cottage 11.7.83

- II

House. c.1600, altered and extended C18, c.1900 and later. Timber frame, extended in brick. Colour washed, pebbledash. Tile and slate roofs. Originally 2 bays with external stack and staircase wing. 2 storeys. Scattered C19/C20 casements, most with leaded lights, some with timber glazing bars. Gabled staircase wing originally central to front. C18 extension to left front under catslide roof, flat topped dormer above. Left bay is C20 brick addition. Red brick external stack with offsets on right end wall with quadrant oven to front. 2 storey c.1900 extension with slate roof to rear right. Original entrance blocked, now entered from c.1900 and C20 extensions. Interior: exposed timber framing, original brick fireplace with timber jambs and lintel. Prior to c.1840-50 The Mops and Brooms Alehouse and from then until 1932 The Lord Nelson PH. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TQ2080497870


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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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Date: 26 May 2005
Reference: IOE01/12258/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Douglas Fairbank. Source Historic England Archive
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