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Description: Tan Cottage
The Old Cottage
Date Listed: 4 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 119985
OS Grid Reference: TM1280115335
OS Grid Coordinates: 612801, 215335
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7962, 1.0846
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ST. OSYTH DALTES LANE
15/152 Tan Cottage and The Old
Cottage. . '
2 cottages. Early C15 or earlier with later alterations and additions. Timber
framed, plastered to left front (Tan Cottage) weatherboarded to right with some
painted brick. Red plain tiled roof. 2 red brick chimney stacks to ridge and
external right stack. 2 storeys. 9 various window range to first floor, some
of those to Tan Cottage original ovolo mullions and small paned horizontal
sliding sashes. 8 range to ground floor, again with some original mullions to
Tan Cottage. C20 enclosed gabled porch and vertically boarded door to Tan
Cottage, C20 door to The Old Cottage. Tan Cottage to left is the original build
but there are remains of an earlier building in the right range. Internal
features include back-to-back inglenook fireplace, partly restored one side.
Heavy timber frame visible with widely spaced wall studs. Halved and bridled
top plate scarf, stop chamfered bridging joists and a heavily roll and fillet
moulded bridging joist, jowled storey posts and a heavy arched brace to tie
beam. Some C18 vertically boarded doors.
Listing NGR: TM1280115335
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Source: English Heritage
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