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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: 1307668



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: 162954

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7/162 Cockfosters


House. N crosswing C16, hall range early C17, low rear extension C19. Timber frame, dark weatherboarded, flint and red brick casing to ground floor. Steep old red tile roofs. A small T-plan roofed 2-storeys house facing E, at rear of-small farmyard. Very large internal chimney with back-to-back open fireplaces at junction of the 2 parts with spacious lobby entrance beside stack with room for winding stair. 4-window long front with gabled N wing not projecting. 2-light casement to 1st floor. Moulded brick capping to flint casing to ground floor suggests a late C17 or early C18 date for this change. Half-glazed flush-beaded door flanked by 3-lights recessed casement windows. Interior has exposed frame with 2-bays N crosswing with ogee stops to chamfered beam, 3 arched recesses over lintel of fireplace, axial ovolo moulded beam without stops, squint-butted scarf joint, heavy inclined queen-posts to clasped-purlin roof. Hall-range has soot blackened re-used rafters, clasped-purlin roof without wind-braces, infilled cellar, chamfered axial floor beams with ogee stops to ground and 1st floors as if there originally were attics.

Listing NGR: TL1685919761

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National Grid Reference: TL 16859 19761


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