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Kalon Shepherd's Cottage Shepherd's Place, Great Bardfield

Description: Kalon Shepherd's Cottage Shepherd's Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115276

OS Grid Reference: TL6754430843
OS Grid Coordinates: 567544, 230843
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9508, 0.4366

Location: Bridge Street, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4TA

Locality: Great Bardfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4TA

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Listing Text

(west side)

8/137 Kalon, Shepherd's Place
and Shepherd's Cottage

- II

House, now divided into 3 cottages. C16 or earlier, altered in C17 and Cl9.
Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3-bay hall range
facing E, and 2-bay crosswing to left. Axial stack at the junction, late C16,
and C19 external stack on right return wall. C19/C20 2-storey extension with
slate roof behind hall range, C19 single-storey extension with hipp. roof behind
crosswing. 2 storeys. Kalon, the crosswing, has an underbuilt jetty and a one-
window range of C20 casements, the entrance being in the left return wall.
Shepherd's Place, the middle section, has one C20 bow window, on the first floor
one C20 casement, and a C20 lean-to porch with door at right side. Shepherd's
Cottage, the right end, has a one-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights,
and a 4-panel door with shallow hood on scrolled brackets. The hall range has
been raised approx. 1.5 metres in the C17, some smoke-blackened rafters being
re-used in the clasped purlin roof. Shepherd's Place has a bread oven at the
rear of tile main hearth. RCHM 36.

Listing NGR: TL6754430843

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Source: English Heritage

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