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Description: 12, West Street
Date Listed: 31 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 116235
OS Grid Reference: TL8492222550
OS Grid Coordinates: 584922, 222550
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8709, 0.6847
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TL 8422-8522 COGGESHALL WEST STREET
9/204 No. 12 (formerly
31.10.66 listed with no. 10
House. Late C16, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. 3-bay range with gable end to street, with C19 stack
at left side of rear bay. C19 one-bay extension to rear, with stack at left
side, and small single-storey lean-to extension to rear right. The right side
abuts on a vehicle way through to the rear, roofed at eaves height, listed with
no. 10 (item 9/203 q.v.). 2 storeys. Early C19 2-storey splayed bay of sashes,
originally of 12, 16 and 12 lights, with painted brick below the ground-floor
windows. The lower sashes of the ground-floor windows have been altered each to
one large pane, and the upper sash of the central first-floor window similarly;
the remainder appear to be original early C19. C20 door in simple early C19
doorcase. The rear elevation has on the first floor one late C19 sash of 4
lights with semi-circular head, one other late C19 sash; and one more at
half-floor level, lighting the stair. The right return (in the covered vehicle
way) is partly flush-boarded to first-floor height, partly with a weatherboarded
dado and plaster above; on the ground floor is one early C19 sash of 16 lights,
and a doorway blocked to form a C20 casement. Some imitation framing attached
to plaster above. The left wall of the front ground-floor room is faced with
C20 brick in stretcher bond. Chamfered transverse beam, unstopped; in middle
bay, chamfered axial beam with lamb's tongue stops and plain joists of
horizontal section; in rear bay, chamfered longitudinal beam, joggled and
unstopped. Other joists plastered to the soffits; imitation joists exposed in
rear bay. There may be an underbuilt jetty at the front. Over the first floor,
chamfered transverse and axial beams, unstopped. No access to roof. C20 grate
in front stack, blocked C19 hearth in rear stack. C18 battened doors. Little
of the original frame is visible. RCHM 57.
Listing NGR: TL8492222550
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Source: English Heritage
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