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Quy's Cottage, Toppesfield

Description: Quy's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114499

OS Grid Reference: TL7261335606
OS Grid Coordinates: 572613, 235606
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9921, 0.5127

Location: Toppesfield, Essex CO9 4EG

Locality: Toppesfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4EG

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Listing Text

3/12 Quy's Cottage


Small house, late C16/early C17, altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed,
weatherboarded and plastered, roof thatched. 4 bays aligned N-S, with axial
chimney stack one bay from S end and external chimney stack on N end. Aspect E.
C20 single-storey flat-roofed extension to SW, linking cottage with small
ancillary building. Single-storey with attics. Plain boarded door, 2 late C18
double-hung sash windows, 2 C20 casement windows. One eyebrow dormer and one
gabled dormer, each with an C18 window of one fixed light and one wrought iron
casement. The interior has heavy studding, arched braces from original corner
posts, axial beams, exposed plain joists of horizontal section. Central ground-
floor partition stripped to the studding.

Listing NGR: TL7261335606

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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