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Description: Dickens Cottage
Date Listed: 28 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 118576
OS Grid Reference: TQ4425894055
OS Grid Coordinates: 544258, 194055
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6268, 0.0827
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TQ 49 SW CHIGWELL HIGH ROAD
WEST SIDE SIDE
4/8 proctors and
28.6.54 (formerly listed as
Vine Cottage and
Pair of attached houses, C18. Timber framed, weatherboarded with some plaster,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Aligned approx. N-S, aspect E, with 2
axial chimney stacks, one at the middle of each house. Narrower rear range with
double-pitched roof, contemporary. Single-storey rear extensions. 2 storeys.
Proctors, 4-panel door with shallow hood, projecting window to S, formerly a
shop window, supported on.3 turned Palladian balusters. To N of door, one
original window of 2 fixed lights and one wrought iron casement, with
rectangular leaded panes. First floor, 2 similar windows. Dickens Cottage, 6-
panel door, top panels glazed, shallow hood, 2 C18 windows as described on each
floor. Original wooden gutter lined with lead on NE end, a rare survival.
Listing NGR: TQ4425894055
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Source: English Heritage
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