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Moll Butcher's Cottages, Wethersfield

Description: Moll Butcher's Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 115661

OS Grid Reference: TL7321330295
OS Grid Coordinates: 573213, 230295
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9442, 0.5187

Location: 1 Oak Hill, Blackmore End CM7 4AH

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/149 Moll Butcher's Cottages
27.5.80 (formerly listed under
Blackmore End)
- II

Pair of cottages, now one house. C18, altered in C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roof thatched. 4 bays facing S, with central stack. Single-storey
lean-to extension to rear of right end, weatherboarded with slate roof, 1984.
One storey with attics. 2-window range of horizontally sliding sashes of 12
lights, the upper ones in tiled swept dormers, 1984 reproductions of C19
originals. 2 C20 plain boarded doors. Rear windows the same as those at the
front. Hardwood frame, primary straight bracing, accurately cut face-halved and
bladed scarfs and dovetail tying joints. Chamfered axial beams, plain joists of
vertical section, original floorboards throughout. Rear wall weatherboarded
inside plaster. Roof rebuilt in softwood and thatched 1984.

Listing NGR: TL7321330295

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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