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Ash Tree Cottage, Shalford

Description: Ash Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115597

OS Grid Reference: TL7124827094
OS Grid Coordinates: 571248, 227094
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9160, 0.4886

Location: Shalford, Essex CM7 5AY

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

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Listing Text


3/78 Ash Tree Cottage


Cottage. Late C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered and
weatherboarded, roof thatched. 3 bays facing SW, with central stack forming a
lobby-entrance. C20 single-storey flat-roofed extension at rear. One storey
with attics. 3 C20 casements. C20 door at front of tiled gabled porch. Roof
half-hipped at both ends. Large wood-burning hearth facing to left, C20 grate
in smaller hearth facing to right. In the left bay a chamfered transverse beam
without stops, and plain joists of vertical section supported on a pegged clamp.
In the right bay, a chamfered axial beam with lamb's tongue stops, supported on
a transverse beam, and similar joists. Primary straight bracing, face-halved and
bladed scarfs in wallplates, clasped purlin roof. Fully framed doorway through
tiebeam. RCHM 21.

Listing NGR: TL7124827094

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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