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Description: Brick Lodge Cottage, Adjacent Towpath Approximately 400 Metres South West of Roydon Mill, Near Harlo
Date Listed: 11 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 118845
OS Grid Reference: TL3994609988
OS Grid Coordinates: 539946, 209988
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7711, 0.0268
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TL 30NE 2/24 ROYDON Brick Lock Cottage, adjacent
Towpath approximately 400
metres South-West of Roydon
II Mill, near Harlow.
Cottage. C1830. Painted brick with slate roof. Two ridge chimneys, one at each end.
Basically two cell structure with central doorway with segmental brick arch and timber
flush four panel door. Above the door way is an oval plaque with raised hand motif and
"G.D. 1830", referring to Sir George Duckett, who was responsible for the construction
of the Stort Navigation. On either side of doorway is a two-centred pointed arch
window, with cast iron glazing bars in Gothic style and drip mouldings in brick
above. Examples of cast iron side hung casement windows on the rear of cottage and
on the small brick outbuilding to the NE. An intact example of a lock keeper's
cottage standing next to a working lock.
Listing NGR: TL3994609988
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Source: English Heritage
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