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The Cauldron, Rayne

Description: The Cauldron

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115076

OS Grid Reference: TL7284122637
OS Grid Coordinates: 572841, 222637
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8755, 0.5095

Location: 15 The Street, Rayne, Essex CM7 8RQ

Locality: Rayne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 8RQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/194 The Cauldron, formerly
the Old Post Office and
attached cottage to left


Hotel, restaurant, formerly a house with shopfront. C17 or earlier with later
alterations and additions including C18 parapet facade and C18/C19 shopfront.
Timber framed and rough rendered with weatherboarding to left outshot return.
Red plain tiled roofs, hipped to front with wing set back to left. 2 red brick
chimney stacks, one to ridge centre, the other to outshot. 2 storeys and attic
to parapet facade, C19 horizontal sliding sashes to attic, C19 vertical sliding
sashes to first floor, 2 C19 shop windows with cross mullions and central
recessed part glazed door. Pilasters, fascia over. C20 window to outshot. One
window range to left range. Glazing bars to all sash windows. Attached to left
and now part of the hotel is a C19 plastered cottage, with fish scale tiles to
roof, pierced ridge tiles and 3 finials. Left red brick chimney stack. 2
storeys, 2 window range of small paned vertically sliding sashes. C20 doors to
right and left. This cottage included for group value. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL7284122637

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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