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Oak Cottages, Great Bardfield

Description: Oak Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115305

OS Grid Reference: TL6742830403
OS Grid Coordinates: 567428, 230403
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9469, 0.4347

Location: 1 B1057, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4RF

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

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

8/166 Nos. 1 and 2, Oak


House, divided into 2 cottages. C17, extended in C19. Timber framed, facade of
red brick in Flemish bond, remainder plastered, with exposed framing at left
return wall, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays facing SE with central
stack. Late C19 extension to right, 2-storey lean-to extension with slate roof
behind it, and single-storey extensions with roofs of red clay pantiles behind.
Main range of one storey and attics, right extension of 2 storeys. No. 2, the
left half of the original block, has one mid-C19 sash with marginal lights, a 6-
panel door, and a C20 casement in a gabled dormer. No. 1, the remainder, has a
2-window range of late C19 sashes, a 4-panel door with the upper panels glazed,
and a C20 casement in a gabled dormer. A 4-centred timber doorhead is exposed
in an arch in the brick facade, with the date 1600 painted below it. Dentilled
string course across whole front elevation.

Listing NGR: TL6742830403

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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