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Beslyns Cottage, Great Bardfield

Description: Beslyns Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115294

OS Grid Reference: TL6692331843
OS Grid Coordinates: 566923, 231843
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9600, 0.4280

Location: Cook's Lane, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4TG

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/155 Beslyns Cottage

Granary, now a cottage. C17. Timber framed, plastered with weatherboarded
dado, roof thatched. 2 bays aligned NE-SW, with C19 internal chimney stack at
SW end, and C19 single-storey extension with red tiled roof to NW, with chimney
stack at the junction. One storey with attics. SW elevation, one C18 wrought
iron casement, one C20 metal casement, plain boarded door. Right return
elevation (SE) has 2 C20 metal casements and one semi-circular fixed light with
Gothick tracery and rectangular leaded lights. Roof half-hipped at both ends.
The interior has chamfered axial beams and exposed joists of vertical section.

Listing NGR: TL6692331843

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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