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Park Cottages, Gosfield

Description: Park Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114717

OS Grid Reference: TL7826829900
OS Grid Coordinates: 578268, 229900
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9390, 0.5920

Location: The Street, Gosfield, Essex CO9 1ST

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

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Listing Text

7/191 Nos. 1 & 2 (Park Cottages)


A pair of cottages. Circa 1850-1860 for Samuel Courtauld. Red brick built
with gault brick dressings to windows, doors and chimney stacks. Plaster and
batten decoration above central band. Red plain tiled roof. Three
symmetrically placed chimney stacks to ridge and similar forward stacks right
and left of the feature gables. Three feature gables with bargeboards, finials
and timber corbels. Two storeys and attics. 3 window range of three light
iron casements with ornate glazing bars. Gauged brick arches to ground floor.
Two central plank and muntin doors. These cottages form part of the village
complex erected for Samuel Courtauld of Gosfield Hall, owner of Halstead and
Bocking weaving mills.

Listing NGR: TL7826829900

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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