Description: Tudor Cottage
Date Listed: 7 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 277396
OS Grid Reference: TM1124241543
OS Grid Coordinates: 611242, 241543
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0320, 1.0781
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TM 14 SW COPDOCK ELM LANE
Cottage. Late C15 or early C16, early C17, extended C18 and C20. Timber framed,
rendered, plaintile roof. It storeys. 2 cells. Formerly a hall, with inserted
stack and ceiling, extended or rebuilt to left in C18. Rebuilt off centre axial
brick stack. C20 porch and door in lobby entry position. Small paned C19
horizontal sliding sash to left. 2-leaf small paned C19 or C20 casement to
right. 3 top hung small paned dormer windows, those to left and right in
probably C18 gabled dormers, that to centre a flat roofed C20 insertion. Lean to
addition to right has similar C20 casement. C20 additions and alterations to
rear. Stack said to be an inglenook with bressumer, is covered over. Hall has
inserted ceiling with axial and transverse beams with wide lambs tongue stops to
chamfers, horizontal joists. Arch braced tie beam to former open truss, part cut
through, and with later partition above. Smoke blackened collar rafter roof,
many collars now missing. C18 build of typical scantling and side purlin roof.
Listing NGR: TM1124241543
Source: English Heritage
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