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2 and 4, East Street, Coggeshall

Description: 2 and 4, East Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 116135

OS Grid Reference: TL8503522548
OS Grid Coordinates: 585035, 222548
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8708, 0.6864

Location: East Street, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1SH

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/103 Nos. 2 and 4 (formerly
31.10.66 listed as No. 2 (Bank
Buildings) and No. 4)


House, now 2 houses. C17 or earlier, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Main range facing N, with 2 axial stacks
joining over central passage to form a single stack to right of centre. No. 2
to right of passage, no. 4 to left. Full-width extension to rear. No. 2 has a
rear stack and a C19 red brick extension beyond. No. 4 has a range of C20
single-storey lean-to extensions to rear. 2 storeys and attics. Ground floor,
2 late C19 tripartite sashes of 2-2-2 lights. First floor, 3 late C19 sashes of
6 lights, and 2 more in gabled dormers with late C19 bargeboards with simple
geometrical piercings. No. 4 has a 4-panel door in the left side of the
passage. No. 2 has a C20 glazed door to the rear, and above it an early C19
sash of 16 lights. Rear gables weatherboarded. The timber frames are concealed
by internal finishes, and the beams boxed, but some framing of the left return
is exposed in the adjacent house (no. 6, item 9/104, q.v.), with straight
bracing trenched outside the studding. The owner of no. 4 reports that old
hardwood floorboards are present, covered and levelled up with softwood boards.

Listing NGR: TL8503522548

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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