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Smithy's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Finchingfield, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9687 / 51°58'7"N

Longitude: 0.4534 / 0°27'12"E

OS Eastings: 568632

OS Northings: 232865

OS Grid: TL686328

Mapcode National: GBR PGM.FG0

Mapcode Global: VHJHW.TS15

Entry Name: Smithy's Cottage

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115165

Location: Finchingfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Parish: Finchingfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Finchingfield St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Listing Text

TL 6832 FINCHINGFIELD CHURCH HILL
(north side)

7/22 Smithy's Cottage

GV II

House. C17, extended in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. 3 bays
facing E with axial stack in middle bay. Extended to right by 2 bays in C19,
with central stack. Single-storey lean-to extension with corrugated asbestos
roof to right. One storey with attics. 4 Cl9/early C20 casements, and 2 more
in eyebrow dormers. Door at front of C20 gabled porch. The original part has a
large wood-burning hearth facing to left, the mantel beam chamfered with lamb's
tongue stops, axial beams chamfered with lamb's tongue stops, exposed plain
joists, jowled posts, face-halved and bladed scarfs, clasped purlin roof.


Listing NGR: TL6863232865

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