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Gosfield Cottage and Attached Forecourt Railings, Gosfield

Description: Gosfield Cottage and Attached Forecourt Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114725

OS Grid Reference: TL7838229406
OS Grid Coordinates: 578382, 229406
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9346, 0.5934

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

7/199 Gosfield Cottage and attached
forecourt railings


House. Early to Mid C19. Red brick. Grey slate roof. Three red brick chimney
stacks and external right chimney stack. Four window range of small paned
vertically sliding sashes with gauged brick arches. The enclosed porch has
Gothic sidelights with moulded labels, a 2 panelled door with glazed margins to
top light and name fascia over. Extending forward two bays is a fine flat
roofed iron canopy. Fluted support columns with moulded capitals and bases.
Trefoiled arches with trellis infill. The attached curvelinear trellised
railings on gault brick plinths with finials. Urn heads to moulded posts. The
double matching carriageway gates with trelliswork posts and mouldings to ball
finials. Solid posts with similar mouldings and finials to porch gateway with
smaller double gates. The canopy and railings are a notable feature in the

Listing NGR: TL7838229406

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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