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The Cottage, Ravenstock Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.058 / 52°3'28"N

Longitude: 0.261 / 0°15'39"E

OS Eastings: 555109

OS Northings: 242374

OS Grid: TL551423

Mapcode National: GBR MBK.SZL

Mapcode Global: VHHKY.GJVN

Entry Name: The Cottage, Ravenstock Farm

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Last Amended: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196104

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370353

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


669-1/6/371 The Cottage, Ravenstock Farm
(Formerly Listed as:
Cottage to the N of Ravenstock


House. Early C16 with wing added in 1969. Timber-framed,
rendered, C20 red tiled roof, red brick stacks (restored).
Plan L shaped, old range and shorter addition but both look
similar. 2 storeys. Front SW elevation: all features C20,
windows of 1, 2 and 3 light casements, 2 window range, central
door, stack on gable end to SE. To NW, gable end of early C16
range, blank with central stack. Rear NE elevation: similar to
front. Old block projects at NW end with ground floor slated
lean-to, boarded door and 2x2 paned casement window. To SE,
C20 block, 2 ground floor and one first floor windows. SE
elevation: gable end of C20 block, central stack, ground floor
`stable' door and window. To NE, to rear and set back, C16
block with single ground and first floor windows. NW
elevation: C16 block in house style, 1 ground and 2 first
floor windows, lean-to at NE end. Ridge stacks at NE and SW
INTERIOR: framing of old range exposed with external tension
braces, step stopped chamfers, 2 window shutter grooves on
each floor. Central truss has studding continuing from
tie-beam to collar of side purlin roof. Stack at NE end has
some C17 brickwork. Timber lintelled fireplace with doorway to
site of bread oven, blocked brick arched fireplace on first

Listing NGR: TL5510942374

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