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70, Church Street, Coggeshall

Description: 70, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 116102

OS Grid Reference: TL8522422787
OS Grid Coordinates: 585224, 222787
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8729, 0.6892

Location: Church Street, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1TY

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

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

9/70 No. 70 (formerly
30.10.66 listed as Nos. 58, 60
and 64)


House. C16 or earlier, altered in early c19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red plain tiles. Main range facing NW with C19 stack at right
end, and rear stack near left end. 2 rear wings, each with an external stack at
the end (truncated on the left wing), and small single-storey lean-to between
them, forming a half-H plan. 2 storeys. 2-window range of early C19 sashes of
16 lights, and sash of 12 lights above door, with crown glass. Central early
C19 6-panel door, bottom panels flush, the others moulded, in plain doorcase
with moulded pediment on profiled brackets. Moulded eaves cornice. In the rear
elevation, above the lean-to are 3 mid-C19 casements with marginal lights and
red and blue glass. In the left elevation of the right wing, on the first
floor, is an C18 window of 3 transomed lights with one wrought iron casement and
rectangular leading. Most of the timber frame is concealed by interior
finishes, but on the first floor of the right wing some studding is exposed,
with a trenched curved brace. The left wallplate of it is chamfered with step
stops, and has one arched brace; the right wallplate is rebated for a shutter.
Early C19 straight stair with one turned newel (and one renewed), moulded pine
handrail and stick balusters. The right ground-floor room has an C18 2-panel
pine door, and an C18 cupboard with arched head, fluted pilasters, spheroid
interior, profiled shelves, and fielded panelled doors below. On the ground
floor are 2 early C19 semi-elliptical arches, and 2 over the first-floor

Listing NGR: TL8522422787

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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