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Communal Bakehouse Adjacent to Right of 18 Park Cottages, Gosfield

Description: Communal Bakehouse Adjacent to Right of 18 Park Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114722

OS Grid Reference: TL7834929596
OS Grid Coordinates: 578349, 229596
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9363, 0.5930

Location: The Street, Gosfield, Essex CO9 1TP

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

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Listing Text

7/196 Communal Bakehouse adjacent
to right of 18 Park Cottages


Bakehouse. Circa 1875 for Samuel Courtauld. Red brick with some gault brick
dressings. Square, with hipped red tiled roof surmounted by three rows of
scalloped louvres forming a square and shingle tiles to apex. There is a
central external chimney stack with stone and gault dressings. Iron casement
windows with ornate glazing bars to right and left returns. Rear vertically
boarded door. This bake-house was built as part of the village complex to serve
the local cottages. A rare survival in an estate style.

Listing NGR: TL7834929596

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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