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Elizabeths Cottage, Great Easton

Description: Elizabeths Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 122189

OS Grid Reference: TL6037626893
OS Grid Coordinates: 560376, 226893
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9175, 0.3305

Location: 8 Abbey View, Great Easton, Essex CM6 2DZ

Locality: Great Easton
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM6 2DZ

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Listing Text

(North side)
Elizabeths Cottage
TL 62 NW: 4/59


House, c 1500, timber framed and plastered and of one storey and attics. Half
hipped peg tile roof with 3 small gabled dormers and 2 ridgeline, small, red brick
stacks. Front has central C20 gabled peg tile porch and timber casements. Remarkable
small open-hall house, with later, inserted floor and stack. 2 bay hall with heavy
arch braces to tie beam, mounting crown post roof, remnants of in-line parlour bay,
open to roof and complete service/solar bay. An extra bay has been added at the E end
Framing is very complete and the use of side purlins, on jowled posts, over the
service/solar bay only, seems a unique feature. Halved and bridled scarf joints in
top plates of hall.

Listing NGR: TL6037626893

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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