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Tweed Cottage, Great Yeldham

Description: Tweed Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114459

OS Grid Reference: TL7616039154
OS Grid Coordinates: 576160, 239154
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0228, 0.5661

Location: Tilbury Road, Great Yeldham, Essex CO9 4JG

Locality: Great Yeldham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4JG

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Listing Text

4/71 Tweed Cottage


House, c.1700, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. L-
plan, with wings extending to N and E, with an axial chimney stack in each,
and an external chimney stack at the end of the E wing, C19. Single-storey with
attics. N elevation, 2 C20 casement windows on ground floor, 2 more on first
floor, of which one is in a gabled dormer. The exterior retains most of the
original or early pargetting, saw-pricked in panels with moulded borders, a
valuable survival, with minor C20 repairs in similar style. The interior has
exposed framing, the main timbers of good straight hardwood, pegged, the studs
nailed. Face-halved and bladed scarf in N wallplate.

Listing NGR: TL7616039154

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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