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Rosemary Cottage, Stisted

Description: Rosemary Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116313

OS Grid Reference: TL7999224702
OS Grid Coordinates: 579992, 224702
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8918, 0.6143

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)

7/294 No. 34 (Rosemary
Cottage) and no. 35


Pair of attached houses. Mid-C19 in Tudor Revival style. Red brick in Flemish
and English bond, some plastered timber framing with exposed imitation framing,
roofed with handmade red plain tiles. No. 34 comprises a main range of one
storey and attics facing NW. No. 35 comprises a crosswing of 2 storeys to the
right, projecting to the front. Axial stack at the junction. Joint service
wing to rear. No. 34 has on the ground floor one casement of 8 lights and one
of 12 lights, each in a chamfered plaster surround, and on the first floor 2
casements of 6 lights, each with two 2-centred heads in a gabled dormer; plain
door with 4-centred head and chamfered plaster surround. No. 35 has on the
ground floor a splayed bay of casements of 4-12-4 lights, and on the first floor
an oriel of 3-3-3-3 lights with four 2-centred heads and a hipped roof; door in
right return, similar to that of no. 34. All these windows and doors are
original. Each house has a jetty with exposed joists of horizontal section and
plain bressumer. Above the jetty, imitation framing with ogee and radial
bracing in west Midlands style. Fretted bargeboards on both dormers and gable
in fleur-de-lis design with carved finials and pendants; the finial on the main
gable is reduced. Left return plastered. 6 elaborately moulded shafts,
octagonal and round. 2 C19 casements in gabled dormers to rear, with plain
bargeboards. This pair of houses has remained unaltered and to the original

Listing NGR: TL7999224702

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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