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Walden Cottage, Little Waltham

Description: Walden Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 112857

OS Grid Reference: TL7073212797
OS Grid Coordinates: 570732, 212797
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7878, 0.4740

Location: The Street, Little Waltham, Essex CM3 3NT

Locality: Little Waltham
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 3NT

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Listing Text

521J (West Side)
No 59 (Walden Cottage)
TL 7012 24/342
Formerly Knight's Farmhouse. A mediaeval timber-framed and plastered house of
Cl5 origin. An attic storey was inserted in the Hall block probably in the C17.
The house was renovated and restored in 1955. There is a 2 storey cross wing
at the south end and the main block is 1 storey and attics. the windows are small
casements with C2O lattice leaded lights. Roof tiled, with 2 gabled dormers.
The cross wing has an original king post truss. The interior has exposed timber-
framing ceiling beams and Joists.

Listing NGR: TL7073212797

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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