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Snatchup End Cottages

Gazetteer No. G0037

Date 1896

Address 33 London Road Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire HP3 9BD England


1898 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. 2 and 3 storey cottages in a vernacular style. Red brick ground floors, tile hung upper floors with gabled, gambrel and hipped tiled roofs. Red brick chimneystacks. Wood mullioned leaded casement windows. Irregular grouping of masses: to left, 2 storeys with tile hung gable, to right, 3 storeys with gambrel roof, to centre, 1 storey brick rising to 2 storeys on left. (Historic England, list entry 1078070)

125 yds se of the church Snatchup End Cottages, a group of four by Lutyens, 1898, for Shendish estate workers. Red brick with one and two upper floors of tile-hanging. Picturesquely grouped with internal yards. (Bettley et al, 2019, p.273)


Bettley J, Pevsner N, Cherry B (2019) Hertfordshire. The Buildings of England. New Haven: Yale University Press.

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