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Peverel Cottage, Stisted

Description: Peverel Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116307

OS Grid Reference: TL8001524788
OS Grid Coordinates: 580015, 224788
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8926, 0.6147

Location: 44 The Street, Stisted, Essex CM7 8AW

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

8/288 No. 21 (Peverel


House. Late C17, altered in early C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays facing SW, presenting oblique gable end to
street. Internal stack near right end, against rear wall. C19 external stack
to rear of left bay. C20 single-storey lean-to extension at right end, roofed
with corrugated asbestos (subject to planning application at time of survey,
February 1987). One storey with attics. 3 C20 casements, one small light to
stair below eaves; one C19 casement in gabled dormer. C19 boarded door. Gable
end to street, one-early C19 sash of 6 lights on each storey, late C19/early C20
serpentine bargeboards. In right bay, C17 large wood-burning hearth facing to
right, disused; C19 smaller hearth back to back with it, away from rear wall;
fragment of former bread oven forming recess in rear wall. The tiebeam to right
is exposed externally, the tiebeam to left has rotated out of position; plain
joists of vertical section supported on pegged clamp. In middle bay, chamfered
axial beam, plain joists of vertical section jointed to it with soffit tenons
with diminished haunches. Cross-wall to left, heavy studding with primary
straight bracing, tiebeam severed for doorway. Left bay, waney axial beam, C20
grate, 2 early C19 corner cupboards with arched heads, attached to the

Listing NGR: TL8001524788

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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