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Description: Shangri La
Date Listed: 8 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 123299
OS Grid Reference: TQ8556590557
OS Grid Coordinates: 585565, 190557
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5833, 0.6770
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ROCHFORD Stroud Green,
TQ 89 SE
6/321 Shangri- La
Cottage.Late C18 possibly extended in C19 and with small C20 addition. Weatherboarded
timber frame. White painted at front and rear. Plain tile roof with gabled end
and cat slides at rear. Large red brick Stack at left end and another on left. side
of outshut. One-room plan,with direct entry from doorway on right of front. Heated
from stack at left end and with winder staircase in rear righthand corner and integral
cupboards on right side. The rear outshut with its left side stack may be a C19
addition. 2 Storeys 3 window front late C19 or C20 wooden casements, 2 light on
first floor and 3 light on left of ground floor with horizontal glazing has only
doorway on right with plank door, now enclosed in C20 brick porch. Plank door at
centre at rear with 1-light casement on right and very small casement flanking left
and right. Brick single storey outshut added on left side is circa mid C20.
Interior Principal room in front range has chamfered vous-beam within step stops
and exposed unchamfered joists, large fireplace on left side has wooden chimney
piece with moulded cornice to mantel shelf. Cupboards in rear left corner with
panelled doors and shaped shelves. The right hand side has integral cupboards with
plank doors at bottom inscribed 'IF1784'. Similar inscription on left jamb of chimney
piece. First floor not inspected.
Listing NGR: TQ8556590557
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Source: English Heritage
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