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(Sparrows) Post Office Cottages, Wethersfield

Description: (Sparrows) Post Office Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 115691

OS Grid Reference: TL7123731290
OS Grid Coordinates: 571237, 231290
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9537, 0.4905

Location: 4 High Street, Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4BY

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/179 Nos. 1 and 2
17.8.79 (Sparrows) Post Office


Block of cottages. Early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond with plaster
dressings, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Rectangular plan facing NW with
4 internal rear stacks. Single-storey lean-to extension with slate roof behind
no. 2 (Sparrows). 3 storeys. 4-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights,
with plastered flat arches over the ground-floor and first-floor windows. 2
4-panel flush doors slightly recessed, with plastered jambs and semicircular
arches. One blocked doorway with segmental brick arch. Roof hipped.

Listing NGR: TL7123731290

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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