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The Old Rectory, Coggeshall

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116188

OS Grid Reference: TL8444324100
OS Grid Coordinates: 584443, 224100
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8849, 0.6786

Location: Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1TF

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

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Listing Text

(south-west side)

5/160 The Old Rectory

- II

Wrongly shown on OS map as Rectory. House. Early C19, altered in later C19 and
C20. Gault brick in Flemish bond, roofed with slate. Double range plan facing
SE, with 2 internal stacks in left return and one in right return, in rear
range. C20 single-storey bay to left. To right, C20 2-storey extension,
probably an alteration of an original single-storey service wing, linking house
to square kitchen with pyramidal roof. 2 storeys and cellar. 3-window range of
original sashes of 12 lights with flat arches of gauged brick and crown glass.
Central 4-panel door, the upper panels glazed, in original moulded doorcase with
scrolls at the base of the jambs, and dentilled flat canopy on scrolled
brackets. 3 stone steps. In kitchen, one tripartite sash of 4-16-4 lights.
Hipped roof with long overhanging eaves. Plain band at first floor level. NW
(garden) elevation, 2-window range of original sashes of 16 lights, one cellar
sash of 4+8 lights and one blocked as air raid shelter. All ground floor doors
except the front door are original, with 6 panels. Folding shutters on ground
floor. Original curving stair with moulded treads, scrolled tread-ends,
rosewood handrail of oval section and stick balusters. All first-floor doors
are 4-panel.

Listing NGR: TL8444324100

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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