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Byford Cottage Gosfield Antiques, Gosfield

Description: Byford Cottage Gosfield Antiques

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 114669

OS Grid Reference: TL7823929570
OS Grid Coordinates: 578239, 229570
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9361, 0.5914

Location: The Limes, Gosfield, Essex CO9 1TL

Locality: Gosfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 1TL

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Listing Text

7/157 Gosfield Antiques and Byford
Cottage. (Formerly Listed as
21 6 62 House and shop west of Kings
Head Inn)


House and shop. Early C16 or earlier Hall house with two crosswings. Timber
framed and plastered with ashlar lines. Red plain tiled roofs. The Hall has
a red brick chimney stack with three octagonal shafts. Left external chimney
stack with two octagonal shafts. Two storeys to right and left crosswings,
that to left with single storey lean-to extension, one storey and attics to
central hall with one gabled dormer. 1:1:1 window range of C19 small paned
casements. Flat roofed shop bay to centre left, to right of which is a glazed
shop door. C20 gabled red tiled porch and C20 door to right return.
Incorporated ranges at rear. Reputed to contain a carved wall post, moulded
beams, hollow chamfered tie beams and original inglenook fireplace. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL7823929570

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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