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Abbey Cottage, Great Easton

Description: Abbey Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 122192

OS Grid Reference: TL6042826851
OS Grid Coordinates: 560428, 226851
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9171, 0.3313

Location: Abbey View, Great Easton, Essex CM6 2DX

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Abbey Cottage

TL 62 NW: 4/60


House, c 1600, 2 storeys and timber framed and plastered by frame exposed on front
elevation. Roof is peg tiled and hipped at E with gablet and gabled at W where it is
linked to neighbouring building. Slated, rear, lean-to extension. Baffle entry plan
form with service, stack bay, hall and very narrow end bay with lower girt level.
Front has C20 peg tiled, gabled, porch hood and casement windows with small panes.
Large, red brick, off centre stack. Mortices are visible for former 1st floor oriel
windows. Old pargetting fragments on E wall. Interior reveals, long tapered, and
chamfered, jowls and slightly cambered tie beams. Scarf joints are halved and bladed.

Listing NGR: TL6042826851

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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