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Tudor Cottage, Little Yeldham

Description: Tudor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114466

OS Grid Reference: TL7828838945
OS Grid Coordinates: 578288, 238945
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0203, 0.5970

Location: Northend Road, Little Yeldham, Essex CO9 4LF

Locality: Little Yeldham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4LF

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Listing Text

4/19 Tudor Cottage


House, late C16. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. 3 bays aligned NE-SW
with axial chimney stack at NE end of middle bay. Small lean-to extension at
SW end. Single storey with attics. NW elevation, C20 door, 3 C20 casement
windows, 2 more in slated lean-to dormers. The interior has jowled posts, heavy
studs, clasped purlin roof with arched wind braces. All the floors are
inserted. In the NE and middle bays there are chamfered axial beams with lamb's
tongue stops and plain joists of horizontal section supported on pegged clamps
c.1600. The floor in the SW bay is similar in construction but later in the
C17, with notched stops and thinner joists. The SW end was originally half-
hipped, with mortices for an unglazed window below it, but the roof has been
carried down continuously over the extension.

Listing NGR: TL7828838945

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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