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Hill Cottage, Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural

Description: Hill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 November 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 115995

OS Grid Reference: TL8223427437
OS Grid Coordinates: 582234, 227437
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9156, 0.6483

Location: Greenstead Green, Essex CO9 1RB

Locality: Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 1RB

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Listing Text

HALSTEAD RURAL (west side)

5/157 Hill Cottage

- II

House. Cl6 or earlier. Timber framed, plastered, NE gable end faced with red
brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Single range
facing SE, with one axial stack near left end and another at right end. Small
single-storey lean-to extension to rear. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 4 C20
casements and one C19 horizontal sash of 12 lights. First floor, 3 similar
horizontal sashes. C20 half-glazed door. One in-pitch skylight in each roof
slope; the rear slope also has one C20 casement in a lean-to dormer. The right
gable end (towards Stisted Road) has one C20 casement on each floor. Heavy
timber frame of curious form with large unjowled posts and curved internal wall
bracing. The left bay is a later extension. C17 inserted floor throughout.

Listing NGR: TL8223427437

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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