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Bell Cottage, Ridgewell

Description: Bell Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114143

OS Grid Reference: TL7371440788
OS Grid Coordinates: 573714, 240788
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0383, 0.5313

Location: A1017, Ridgewell, Essex CO9 4SG

Locality: Ridgewell
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4SG

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Listing Text

6/14 Bell Cottage


House, early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched.
4 bays aligned NE-SW with axial chimney stack in second bay from NE end, and
external chimney stack to SE of SW end. Aspect NW. C20 lean-to extension at
SW end. C20 flat-roofed extension to rear of NE end. Single storey with
attics. 4-panel door with upper panels glazed, C20 gabled porch, one C18
horizontally sliding sash window, one C19 casement window, 2 C20 casement
windows and 2 more in slated gabled dormers. Roof hipped. The interior has
heavy studding, longitudinal joists of horizontal section in the 2 NE bays,
plain-chamfered transverse and axial beams beyond with plain-chamfered joists
of horizontal section.

Listing NGR: TL7371440788

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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