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Quy's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Toppesfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9921 / 51°59'31"N

Longitude: 0.5127 / 0°30'45"E

OS Eastings: 572613

OS Northings: 235606

OS Grid: TL726356

Mapcode National: GBR PGH.4FK

Mapcode Global: VHJHX.T6W6

Entry Name: Quy's Cottage

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114499

Location: Toppesfield, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Toppesfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Toppesfield St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

3/12 Quy's Cottage


Small house, late C16/early C17, altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed,
weatherboarded and plastered, roof thatched. 4 bays aligned N-S, with axial
chimney stack one bay from S end and external chimney stack on N end. Aspect E.
C20 single-storey flat-roofed extension to SW, linking cottage with small
ancillary building. Single-storey with attics. Plain boarded door, 2 late C18
double-hung sash windows, 2 C20 casement windows. One eyebrow dormer and one
gabled dormer, each with an C18 window of one fixed light and one wrought iron
casement. The interior has heavy studding, arched braces from original corner
posts, axial beams, exposed plain joists of horizontal section. Central ground-
floor partition stripped to the studding.

Listing NGR: TL7261335606

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