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Scrip's Cottage (At Rear of Scrip's House), Coggeshall

Description: Scrip's Cottage (At Rear of Scrip's House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116119

OS Grid Reference: TL8500921043
OS Grid Coordinates: 585009, 221043
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8573, 0.6852

Location: Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1RL

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/87 Scrip's Cottage (at
rear of Scrip's House)

- II

House. C17, extended in C20. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. 4 bays aligned NW-SE with internal stack near N
corner. C20 flat-roofed 2-storey extension to NE of stack. A single-storey
lean-to extension of red brick, roofed with red clay pantiles, links this
extension with Scrip's House, which is not included in this item. One storey
with attics. One round window in SW elevation, with lead surround, probably
inserted in C20. All other windows are C20 casements. C20 door in SE
elevation, within yard at rear of Scrip's House. Chamfered binding beams with
lamb's tongue stops, plain joists of vertical section jointed to them with
soffit tenons with diminished haunches. The middle and SE internal tiebeams
have been removed in the C18, replaced by knees forelocked down to the binding
beams. No tiebeam originally between the 2 NW bays. Hardwood floorboards.

Listing NGR: TL8500921043

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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