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Elm Cottage and Pottery Cottage, Shalford

Description: Elm Cottage and Pottery Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115595

OS Grid Reference: TL7131727337
OS Grid Coordinates: 571317, 227337
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9182, 0.4897

Location: Shalford, Essex CM7 5AZ

Locality: Shalford
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5AZ

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Listing Text


3/76 Elm Cottage and Pottery
Cottage ( formerly listed
21.12.67 as Acacia Cottage
and The Lilacs)


House, now divided into 2 dwellings. Early C17, altered in C19 and C20. Timber
framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 5 bays facing NW, with
2 axial stacks. Rear wing to right of centre, and C19 lean-to extension to
right of it, with slate roof. C19 single-storey extension to rear of left
stack, with slate roof. C20 entrance block in front of left stack. 2 storeys.
4-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights, with some crown glass. C20
glazed door (Elm Cottage) to left of front extension, 6-panel door with top
panels glazed in gabled porch (Pottery Cottage) on right return wall. Grouped
Grouped diagonal shafts on left stack, rebuilt at top. Jowled posts,
face-halved and bladed scarfs in wallplates, one axial beam with lamb's tongue
stops, others boxed in. The left stack has a large wood-burning hearth facing
to right, with a C20 grate. The right stack has a C20 grate facing to left.
RCHM 19.

Listing NGR: TL7131727337

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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