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St Osyth Cottage, Kelvedon

Description: St Osyth Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 June 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 116546

OS Grid Reference: TL8593718324
OS Grid Coordinates: 585937, 218324
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8326, 0.6972

Location: 19 B1024, Kelvedon, Essex CO5 9AN

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

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Listing Text

TL 8418-8518 (south-east side)

9/249 St. Osyth Cottage


Cottage. Early C19, altered in C20. Partly of painted brick, partly of
plastered timber framing, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 2-room plan
aligned NW-SE (at right angles to street) with central stack, the SW wall
terminating in a quadrant curve at the NW end. C19 crosswing to SE, of
plastered timber framing, roofed with asbestos tiles. 2 storeys. In curved
wall to W one sash of 8 lights on each floor, C20 replicas of the originals in
original apertures, with segmental arch at ground-floor only. 4-panel door.
Roof of original cottage hipped at SE end, quarter-conical at NW end. In NE
elevation, one C20 square bay of casements on ground floor, 2 C20 casements on
first floor, C20 door. Stack of yellow brick. Reputed to be a former toll
cottage (B.L. Kentish, Kelvedon and its Antiquities, 1974, 76). Included for
group value.

Listing NGR: TL8593718324

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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