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25, Church Street, Coggeshall

Description: 25, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 116071

OS Grid Reference: TL8511122689
OS Grid Coordinates: 585111, 222689
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8720, 0.6875

Location: Church Street, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1TX

Locality: Coggeshall
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 1TX

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

9/40 No. 25 (formerly
2.5.53 listed as Shop
premises 60 yards
south west of London


House. Circa 1600, altered in C18 and C19. Timber framed, plastered and
weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays facing SE, with
axial stack at right end, and stack to rear of left bay. Original or possibly
earlier short wing to rear of this stack, and longer rear wing to right of it,
C18, with C20 conservatory beyond. 2 storeys and attics. Ground floor, one
late C19 tripartite sash of 2-4-2 lights and C19 double shopfront with windows
of 2 and 3 lights, now in domestic use only. First floor, 2 early C19 sashes of
16 lights with crown glass. 2 C19 casements in gabled dormers. One 4-panel
door with one stone step, and recessed double half-glazed doors to former shop.
Full-length jetty with simple moulded fascia, weatherboarded below, plastered
above in raised panels. Moulded eaves cornice. Chamfered transverse and axial
beams with lamb's tongue stops at both storeys; joists mainly plain, but with 3
re-used moulded joists in front part of left bay. Primary straight bracing and
studding exposed in cross walls. The left stack has a large wood-burning
hearth, altered, with chamfered mantel beam with lamb's tongue stops. On first
floor, blocked doorway with straight head in cross wall. Old hardwood
floorboards, probably original, on first floor and attic. Clasped purlin roof
with high arched collars. In left side of rear left wing, on first floor,
blocked unglazed window with mortices for 2 diamond mullions, and rebate for
sliding shutter. This may indicate an earlier date of construction than the
main range, or simply lower status. RCHM 17.

Listing NGR: TL8511022692

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Source: English Heritage

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