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Old House, Gestingthorpe

Description: Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114264

OS Grid Reference: TL8215035771
OS Grid Coordinates: 582150, 235771
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9905, 0.6515

Location: Gestingthorpe, Essex CO9 3AR

Locality: Gestingthorpe
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 3AR

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Listing Text

2/26 Old House


Cottage. C16. Timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roof. 2 red brick
chimney stacks. Jetty to first floor gable. Barge boards to gable. 2 storeys
and attics. 3 window range of various leaded casements including 2 cross
transoms.. Ground floor with red plain tiled bay to right and gabled red tiled
porch. Frame exposed internally. Documentary evidence to 1533 when house was
called Rammages. Occupied until 1739 by the Canter family who were the family
reputed to have built the red brick church tower. RCHM 10.

Listing NGR: TL8215035771

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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