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Landermere Cottage, Thorpe-le-Soken

Description: Landermere Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120334

OS Grid Reference: TM1961023373
OS Grid Coordinates: 619610, 223373
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8657, 1.1883

Location: Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex CO16 0NN

Locality: Thorpe-le-Soken
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO16 0NN

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Listing Text

TM 12 SE (north side)

5/105 Landermere Cottage

- II

Pair of attached cottages, now one house. C18, altered in early C19 and C20.
Timber framed, roughcast rendered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays
facing SW with central stack. Early C19 rear wing with internal stack at end,
forming a T-plan. C20 single-storey lean-to extension in rear right angle.
Single-storey flat-roofed extension in rear left angle, 1985. One storey with
attics. 2 C20 casements, and 2 more in gabled dormers. C2O door. Gambrel
roofs. Chamfered transverse beams without stops. 3 wood-burning hearths. 2
original winder stairs to rear of stack. Primary straight bracing. Some
inserted brick nogging in rear wall of main block. Altered to one house with
minimal disturbance of original structure and internal features. In the tithe
award of 1840 this building was owned by Sarah Sallows, and was occupied by 4
tenants, Henry Spurling, Simon Baker, Joseph Smith and John Wapling, implying
additional sub-division at that time (Essex Record Office, D/CT 352).

Listing NGR: TM1961023373

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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