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Saddlers Cottage, Matching

Description: Saddlers Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118179

OS Grid Reference: TL5364611203
OS Grid Coordinates: 553646, 211203
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7784, 0.2258

Location: Downhall Road, Matching, Matching Green, Essex CM17 0PP

Locality: Matching
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0PP

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Listing Text

Saddlers Cottage,


Lobby-entrance house, late C17, extended in C19 and C20. Timber framed,
plastered with simple geometrical designs in panels, roofed with handmade red
clay tiles. 3 bays aligned NW-SE with original chimney stack in middle bay,
forming a lobby-entrance. NW extension, C19, with chimney stack in rear wall.
Lean-to extension at rear, C19/20. Single storey with attics. 2 plain boarded
doors, bay window (formerly shop window), 2 casement windows, all C20. 4 gabled
dormers with C20 casement windows. Bali-hipped at SE end. In original house,
chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops, joists exposed, some original
floorboards. In NW extension, ground floor room (formerly a Shop) completely
lined with tongued and grooved softwood planking, including ceiling. Tiebeam at
NW end of original building severed for doorway. No access to roof structure.

Listing NGR: TL5364611203

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Source: English Heritage

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