Description: Grey Cottage
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280446
OS Grid Reference: TM0807277124
OS Grid Coordinates: 608072, 277124
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3527, 1.0538
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TM 07 NE WORTHAM LONG GREEN (SOUTH SIDE)
1/155 Grey Cottage
House, now 2 dwellings. C16 or earlier origins; raised, altered and extended
in C17, altered and extended C20. Timber frame, plastered. Thatched roof.
Originally probably a 2 or 3 bay open hall with parlour and entrance bays
added to left to form a 3 cell lobby entry plan. All 2 storeys. Right hand
dwelling is hall and service bays with a panelled door to left of centre, a
large 3-light glazing bar casement to left and smaller 2 and 3-light glazing
bar casements to right, first floor two 2-light casements. Straight joint to
later bays to left with a boarded lobby entrance door, C20 glazing bar
casements and a small stained glass pane over entrance. Rebuilt ridge stack.
Right gable end early external stack, broad base with a small thatched oven
lean-to outshut, tapering to narrow cap. Left gable end exposed plates and
purlins. To rear left a 1 storey and attic lean-to addition. Interior not
Listing NGR: TM0807277124
Source: English Heritage
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