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Clematis Cottage, Stisted

Description: Clematis Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116287

OS Grid Reference: TL7999225670
OS Grid Coordinates: 579992, 225670
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9005, 0.6148

Location: 76 Madgements Road, Stisted, Essex CM7 8BS

Locality: Stisted
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 8BS

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/270 No. 76 (Clematis
Cottage) and no. 77

- II

Pair of attached cottages. Circa 1500 or earlier, with later extensions.
Timber framed, plastered, roof mainly thatched, with some handmade red plain
tiles. No. 76 comprises 3 bays facing S, 1500 or earlier, with an axial stack
near the right end; C20 single-storey wing to rear, roofed with machine-made red
clay tiles, and lean-to conservatory to left of it. No. 77 comprises 2 bays to
right of it, slightly wider in span, mainly C19 but possibly incorporating
earlier structure, with an C18/19 axial stack. One storey with attics. No. 76
has 4 C20 casements and a C19 horizontal sash of 12 lights in an eyebrow dormer;
door at front of C20 gabled porch, roofed with machine-made red clay tiles. No.
77 has 3 C20 casements and one C19 horizontal sash in a gabled dormer; the
dormer and adjacent part of the main roof are clad with handmade red plain
tiles. C20 door. Roof half-hipped at right. No. 76 has heavy jowled posts and
a crownpost roof with axial bracing. The ceilings have been raised, so that
only the ground floor is occupied; the only access to the loft is through the
dormer window. No. 77 has a C19 hearth facing to left, and wider wood-burning
hearth facing to right; the structure is wholly plastered internally.

Listing NGR: TL7999225670

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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