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Brookside Cottage, Wethersfield

Description: Brookside Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115629

OS Grid Reference: TL7130330916
OS Grid Coordinates: 571303, 230916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9504, 0.4913

Location: Braintree Road, Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4BX

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/115 Brookside Cottage



Cottage. Late C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. 3
bays facing with axial stack to left of centre, forming a lobby-entrance.
Single-storey lean-to extension with slate roof at rear. One storey with
attics. 2 C18 3-light windows with wrought iron casements and diamond leading.
Original boarded and ledged door with one small light. High collar exposed in
right gable. 2 large wood-burning hearths, one blocked, the other reduced for
C20 grate. The left bay has half-height jowls with roll mouldings, and a
chamfered transverse beam with lamb's tongue stops. Primary straight bracing in
walls. Clasped purlin roof. RCHM 25.

Listing NGR: TL7130330916

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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