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Dutch Cottage, Canvey Island

Description: Dutch Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 116820

OS Grid Reference: TQ7798583179
OS Grid Coordinates: 577985, 183179
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5195, 0.5640

Location: Haven Road, Canvey Island, Essex SS8 0LU

Locality: Canvey Island
Local Authority: Castle Point Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS8 0LU

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Listing Text

TQ 78 SE
3/2 No. 6. (Dutch Cottage)
- II
Cottage. Dated 1621, with later rear extension. Octagonal timber framed,
painted brick faced. Circular pointed thatched roof terminating in a circular
red brick chimney stack. One storey and attics. Eyebrow dormer window. Small
paned casement windows with later gables over. Nailed and boarded door to rear.
Date 1621 to Haven Road face. Buttress to left. One of the 2 surviving
cottages built for Dutch labourers who reclaimed Canvey Island early/mid C17
q.v. 3/1. RCHM 1.

Listing NGR: TQ7798583179

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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