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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: 1308281



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Barley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Jun-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162579

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BARLEY SMITH END TL 43 NW (Northeast side)

4/122 The Thatched Cottage


House. C16, altered C17. Refronted, extended and altered C20. Timber frame. Weatherboarded with red brick refronting. Thatched roofs with some pantiles. Originally probably a small single-ended hall house. 3 hall bays now 1 storey and attic with 2 bay 2 storey crosswing to right. C20 casements to front, 1 dormer in steeply pitched thatch. C17 ridge stack to left of centre. Crosswing to right has a taller ridge with steeply pitched gable to front with a small pane casement. Projecting forwards a pantiled lean-to addition with a 2 light casement, entrance in left return. Right return of wing has a horizontal sliding sash and casements, half hip to rear. Hipped roof to left front returns to later 2 storey wing with scattered casements and an eyebrow dormer. Interior: exposed framing, altered and partially rebuilt. Curved tension braces. Jowled posts with arched braces to cambered tie beams. Curved windbraces.

Listing NGR: TL4006737774

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National Grid Reference: TL 40067 37774


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