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89, West Street, Coggeshall

Description: 89, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116262

OS Grid Reference: TL8433122420
OS Grid Coordinates: 584331, 222420
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8699, 0.6761

Location: West Street, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1NT

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/233 No. 89


House. C17, altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. 4 bays facing N, with axial stack in second bay from
left end (rebuilt in C20), forming a lobby-entrance, now blocked. C18/19 wing
to rear left. C20 in-line extension to right, matching wing to rear, and
single-storey extension with flat roof between the wings. Small lean-to
extension at left end. 2 storeys and unlit attic. 4 sashes of 16 lights on
ground floor, 5 on first floor, some early C19 with crown glass, some
reproduction. C20 door in right return. Roof half-hipped at both ends. Posts
with sharply angled jowls. Chamfered transverse and axial beams with lamb's
tongue stops, plain joists; one binding beam jointed for a former jetty,
re-used. Cambered tiebeams with chamfered bridging beams. Original clasped
purlin roof with later intruded timber. Introduced pine doors of 4 horizontal
panels, reported to be from Ingatestone Manor. The C20 right extension has a
chamfered axial beam and plain joists of square section of c.1600, accurately
reconstructed. C19 stippled plaster of former right external wall enclosed in
attic. Extensively renovated c.1985.

Listing NGR: TL8433122420

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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