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Cotcroft Cottage, Kelvedon

Description: Cotcroft Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116541

OS Grid Reference: TL8489718803
OS Grid Coordinates: 584897, 218803
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8372, 0.6823

Locality: Kelvedon
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9DA

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Listing Text

TL 81 NW (south side)

9/244 Cotcroft Cottage

- II

House. C17 or earlier. Timber framed, roughcast rendered, with some
weatherboarding, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 4 bays facing SE, with
axial stack in second bay from left end. C19 external stack at left end, and
C19 single-storey lean-to extension to left and at rear of left end. Connected
to C20 stable block at right end. One storey with attics. One C20 and one C19
casement, and C20 French windows between. 2 C20 plain doors. 3 c19 casements
in gabled dormers. Gambrel roof, half-hipped at both ends. Main stack of C16
small bricks, with tall C20 shaft. hill elevation (towards Hollow Road), 2 C20
casements, and 3 C19 casements in gabled dormers., Chamfered axial beams with
lamb's tongue stops. Large wood-burning hearth facing to right, reduced for C20
grate. Bread oven. Frame mainly plastered internally. RCHM 49.

Listing NGR: TL8489718803

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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