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Thatched Cottage, Great Easton

Description: Thatched Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 June 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 122201

OS Grid Reference: TL6197827088
OS Grid Coordinates: 561978, 227088
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9188, 0.3539

Location: Great Easton, Essex CM6 3QU

Locality: Great Easton
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM6 3QU

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Thatched Cottage

TL 62 NW: 4/74


Cottage, C14?, one storey with attics, timber framed, part rendered and part black
weatherboarding. Roof is thatched, hipped at E and gabled at W and over, later
1 ½ storey extension at rear. Lean-to extension on N side containing remnants of
earlier aisle. Windows are C20 metal casements with single, horizontal glazing bars.
Former open aisled hall-house with later, probably C17, inserted inglenook fireplace.
E wall framing shows open lap joints, wide spaced large studs, jowless posts and
'reversed assembly' at the eaves, and remnants of the soot blackened collared roof
remain, reused.

Listing NGR: TL6197827088

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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