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FitzWilliam Cottages, Theydon Garnon

Description: FitzWilliam Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 118036

OS Grid Reference: TQ4757899108
OS Grid Coordinates: 547578, 199108
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6714, 0.1328

Location: Hobbs Cross Road, Theydon Garnon, Essex CM16 7NZ

Locality: Theydon Garnon
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM16 7NZ

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Listing Text

6/352 Fitzwilliam Cottages
20/2/67 (formerly listed as
Fitzwilliam Cottages


2 Almshouses. Late C16 or early C17 with later alterations. Timber framed
and plastered. Red plain tiled roof. Red bricked-up front. Red brick buttress
to left. Single storey and attics. 4 window range of C19 casements with
glazing bars. Two boarded doors and plain surrounds. Exposed timber beams
next to the door to left. On each door is a large brass plaque "Ye 15th
century. C19 red brick diagonal chimney shafts to left and right. Moulded
brick eaves cornice. 2 dormers at rear light the attics. Built from bequest
of Anne Sidney, Lady Fitzwilliam, whose Will was proved 1602. RCHM 5.

Listing NGR: TQ4757899108

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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