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The Red Cow Public House, Wethersfield

Description: The Red Cow Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115619

OS Grid Reference: TL7382730977
OS Grid Coordinates: 573827, 230977
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9501, 0.5280

Location: Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4DF

Locality: Wethersfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4DF

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Listing Text

(north-east side)

1/105 The Red Cow Public


Rouse, now a public house. C.1600. Timber framed, roughcast rendered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays facing S with axial stack in middle
bay forming a lobby-entrance, and rear wing with later internal stack, forming a
T-plan. Single-storey extension to right, C18/C19. One storey with attics.
Ground floor, 2 late C19 sashes of 6 lights, one early C19 sash of 16 lights.
First floor, 2 C19 casements in gabled dormers. 6-panel door with shallow hood
on profiled brackets, and plain boarded door in C20 timber porch. Roof
half-hipped at both ends. Jowled posts, chamfered axial beams with lamb's
tongue stops, plain joists of horizontal section in left bay, square section in
right bay. 2 large wood-burning hearths. The left ground-floor room has a dado
of oak panelling, c.1600, and a panelled oak door of the same date with
cockshead hinges.

Listing NGR: TL7382730977

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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