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The White Cottage, Braintree

Description: The White Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 113708

OS Grid Reference: TL7580724957
OS Grid Coordinates: 575807, 224957
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8954, 0.5537

Location: Church Lane, Braintree, Essex CM7 5SA

Locality: Braintree
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5SA

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Listing Text

(East Side) BOCKING
No 120 (The White Cottage)
TL 7524 4/184

A C17 timber-framed and plastered cottage, said to be originally a cowman's
cottage. Altered and renovated in the C20. A gabled wing extends on the north side and is jet tied on the 1st storey, with a C20 carved bressumer, in C17 style. The south front has C20 casement windows with leaded lights and a projecting porch with a swept roof. There is a C17 battened door with a 4-centered head, probably taken from another building. Roof tiled, with 3 gabled dormers on the south side. The interior has exposed ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: TL7580724957

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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