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Description: Elia Cottages
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160038
OS Grid Reference: TL4258515987
OS Grid Coordinates: 542585, 215987
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8243, 0.0675
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TL 4215 WIDFORD NETHER STREET
6/15 Elia Cottages
No 1 (Elia Cottage)
and No 2
House, now 2 houses, C17 or early C18. Timberframed, part
weatherboarded and part plastered, with a steep thatched roof
half hipped at W end. A 2 storeys 3 windows house facing S. 3-
unit plan originally with central chimney one third from W end
and small gable chimney at E. Now extended at E and divided into
2 houses. Extension not of special interest. The central and
left part of the front has dark weatherboarding on both floors
and a continuous dripboard over the lower openings. This
continues across the right hand part which is plastered above but
dark weatherboarded below. Plank door with battens on extreme
right of centre section with wider inclined board on pierced and
shaped brackets. 1 window to each floor in each part. 3-light
flush casements on left and centre. 4-light flush casements on
right. Weatherboarded W gable. An historic timberframed
thatched house. Part of a picturesque group in this part of the
Listing NGR: TL4258515987
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Source: English Heritage
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