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Description: White Hart Cottage
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115407
OS Grid Reference: TL7943311835
OS Grid Coordinates: 579433, 211835
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7764, 0.5995
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TL 7811-7911 HATFIELD PEVEREL MALDON ROAD
12/66 White Hart Cottage
House. Cl5, altered in Cl6, C17, C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles. 3-bay hall range facing NE and 2-bay crosswing to
left, with early C17 axial stack at the junction. Late C17 extension to right.
C19 and C20 extensions to rear. Lean-to at right. Main range of one storey
with attics, crosswing of 2 storeys. Ground floor, 3 C19 horizontal sashes of
18, 18 and 12 lights respectively, and 3 C20 casements. First floor, one
horizontal sash of 18 lights and 3 C20 casements in gabled dormers. C20 porch
on left return. The crosswing has 4 diamond mortices for an unglazed window at
tile front of the ground floor, plain joists of horizontal section jointed to the
binding beam with central tenons, the right wallplate and roof replaced in
softwood. The hall has an early C17 inserted floor with joists of square
section chamfered with lamb's tongue stops supported on pegged clamps. The room
to the right, probably the original parlour, has a chamfered axial beam with
lamb's tongue stops, the joists plastered to the soffits; the right extension
has a similar beam with thin vertical joists. 2 large wood-burning hearths, one
with mantel beam chamfered with lamb's tongue stops. Walls of hall range raised
approx. 0.50 metre, roof rebuilt. Early C19 stair with turned posts and stick
balusters. RCHM 8.
Listing NGR: TL7943311835
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Source: English Heritage
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