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Sleepy Hollow, Shalford

Description: Sleepy Hollow

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115604

OS Grid Reference: TL7312427406
OS Grid Coordinates: 573124, 227406
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9183, 0.5160

Location: 2 Water Lane, Shalford, Essex CM7 4QU

Locality: Shalford
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4QU

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Listing Text

(south side)
Sleepy Hollow

- II

Cottage, circa 1570, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched.
2 bays facing NW, with C18 external stack at right end (upper part rebuilt) and C20
external stack at left end. C20 single-storey extension to rear of left bay.
One storey with attics. 2 C20 casements, C20 door at front of gabled porch. In
the rear wall there are 3 C17 horizontally sliding sashes of 18 lights with some
contemporary glass, one enclosed by the rear extension, and one of 12 lights in the
right return wall, re-sited. The interior has jowled posts, curved braces trenched
inside heavy studs, chamfered transverse beams with lamb's tongue stops, plain
joists of horizontal section, original rebated floorboards. Blocked window in
upper storey of left return wall, with diamond mullions.

Listing NGR: TL7312427406

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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