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11-21, West Street, Coggeshall

Description: 11-21, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 116254

OS Grid Reference: TL8480922513
OS Grid Coordinates: 584809, 222513
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8706, 0.6831

Location: 31 West Street, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1NS

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/225 Nos. 11 to 21 (odd)
31.10.66 (formerly listed as
on the N side of West


Range of 6 attached cottages. C18. Timber framed, front elevation roughcast
rendered, remainder plastered, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Single-
span range facing N, with 3 shared axial stacks. C20 full-length glazed canopy
to rear. C19/20 extension to left, set back from front elevation. 2 storeys
and attics. Each cottage has one window on the ground floor and one on the
first floor. All are of the same type, 3 transomed lights, originally with one
wrought-iron casement and rectangular leading, but have suffered various degrees
of minor alteration. No. 11 has a wrought iron casement on the first floor
only, and modern glass. No. 13 is similar, retaining rectangular leading on the
casement only, and a twisted wrought iron stay-bar to the first floor window.
No. 15 has modern glazing on the ground floor and in the wrought iron casement
of the first floor, rectangular leading in the fixed lights. Nos. 17 and 19 are
fully leaded on both floors. No. 21 is fully leaded, but the casements are
removed. 6 C18/19 boarded doors. In the left return of no. 11, on the first
floor, is an original 2-light casement with diamond leading. Moulded coving
below eaves, extending round part of left return only. All the rear windows are
C20 metal casements; each cottage has another in a C20 large lean-to dormer.
C20 metal casements in right return. Hardwood main frame, fully jointed and
pegged; unchamfered axial beams. Wood-burning corner hearths with rear splays
and segmental arches on iron bands. The front windows and that in the left
return constitute an exceptional survival, meriting special care.

Listing NGR: TL8480922513

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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