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Monks Wood Cottage, Coggeshall

Description: Monks Wood Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 116038

OS Grid Reference: TL8282125105
OS Grid Coordinates: 582821, 225105
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8945, 0.6556

Location: Coggeshall, Essex CM77 8BE

Locality: Coggeshall
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM77 8BE

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Listing Text


2/7 Monks Wood Cottage
19.7.82 (formerly listed as
Nos. 1 and 2
Monkswood Cottages,
Nunty's Lane)


Pair of attached cottages, now one house. C18, altered in C20. Timber framed,
weatherboarded, roofed with C20 red clay pantiles. 5 bays facing E with central
stack. C20 porch to rear. 2 storeys. 4-window range of C19 casements. 2
ground-floor windows and all the first-floor windows have C20 external shutters,
each with a pierced diamond. Plain boarded door in C20 rustic porch and one
blocked doorway. The rear elevation is partly clad with old tarred elm
weatherboards; the remainder is all of C20 softwood. Jointed and pegged main
frame, mostly of elm and softwood; nailed studs, including some re-used timber,
and primary straight bracing. Axial beams of vertical section, thin joists of
vertical section. 2 wood-burning hearths, back to back. Subject to application
no. LB/BTE/0359/87/B at time of survey, May 1987.

Listing NGR: TL8282125105

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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