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Oak Cottage, Chigwell

Description: Oak Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118589

OS Grid Reference: TQ4365493004
OS Grid Coordinates: 543654, 193004
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6175, 0.0736

Location: High Road, Loughton, Essex IG7 5AS

Locality: Chigwell
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: IG7 5AS

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Listing Text

4/37 Oak Cottage


House, C18, extended in C19. Timber framed, stock brick facing to front and
approx. 3 metres of each side, Flemish bond, some roughcast rendering on S11
side, weatherboarded elsewhere, slate roof. Aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE,
with external chimney stack at each side, central entrance hall. Small single-
storey extension at SW end of main elevation. 2-storey lean-to to rear, with
external chimney stack on rear wall, C19. Single storey brick extension to
rear. 2 storeys with attics. 3-panelled door, rectangular light over with
tracery of tangential semi-circles. Wooden doorcase of 2 engaged Corinthian
columns, frieze and swept-up architrave, depressed segmental pediment. On
ground floor 2 double-hung sash windows of 6 lights under flat arches of gauged
brick. On first floor 3 similar windows. Parapet with stone coping, mansard
roof with 3 flat-roofed dormers.

Listing NGR: TQ4365493004

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Source: English Heritage

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