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Mott Cottage, Stisted

Description: Mott Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116288

OS Grid Reference: TL8063226752
OS Grid Coordinates: 580632, 226752
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9100, 0.6247

Location: Stisted, Essex CM7 8BW

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

2/271 Mott Cottage

- II

Pair of attached cottages, now combined. Early C18, altered in C19 and C20.
Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. 4 bays facing E, with central stack.
External stack at left end. C20 single-storey wing with tiled roof to rear of
left end, and lean-to extension to right of it. One storey with attics. 4 C20
casements, and 2 more in C20 large gabled dormers with tiled roofs. Door in
left return. Gambrel roof, half-hipped at right end. Date 1749 in modern
cement panel at rear of left stack, possibly copied from an earlier original.
Primary straight bracing. The central stack is C19, with a small hearth each
side. In each half one chamfered transverse beam with lamb's tongue stops.
Rafter couples halved at apices, no ridge piece.

Listing NGR: TL8063226752

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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