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Tweed Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yeldham, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0228 / 52°1'22"N

Longitude: 0.5661 / 0°33'57"E

OS Eastings: 576160

OS Northings: 239154

OS Grid: TL761391

Mapcode National: GBR PG5.5YB

Mapcode Global: VHJHR.RFM4

Entry Name: Tweed Cottage

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114459

Location: Great Yeldham, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Yeldham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Yeldham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

4/71 Tweed Cottage


House, c.1700, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. L-
plan, with wings extending to N and E, with an axial chimney stack in each,
and an external chimney stack at the end of the E wing, C19. Single-storey with
attics. N elevation, 2 C20 casement windows on ground floor, 2 more on first
floor, of which one is in a gabled dormer. The exterior retains most of the
original or early pargetting, saw-pricked in panels with moulded borders, a
valuable survival, with minor C20 repairs in similar style. The interior has
exposed framing, the main timbers of good straight hardwood, pegged, the studs
nailed. Face-halved and bladed scarf in N wallplate.

Listing NGR: TL7616039154

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