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Gatehouse Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bardfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9529 / 51°57'10"N

Longitude: 0.4373 / 0°26'14"E

OS Eastings: 567586

OS Northings: 231075

OS Grid: TL675310

Mapcode National: GBR NFG.HCR

Mapcode Global: VHJJ2.J5JQ

Entry Name: Gatehouse Cottage

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Last Amended: 17 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115273

Location: Great Bardfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Bardfield

Built-Up Area: Great Bardfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Bardfield St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

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3/134 Gatehouse Cottage


House. C16, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. 4 bays facing W, with axial stack in second bay from right end.
External stack at left end, incorporated in adjacent building. Front elevation
has a slight obtuse angle, following the line of the street. Lean-to stair
tower behind main stack, C17, not now containing a stair. C18 single-storey
lean-to extension behind right end, C20 2-storey extension behind left end. 2
storeys. Ground floor, 2 C20 casements, 2 C19 horizontally sliding sashes of 8
and 12 lights respectively. First floor, one C19 and 2 C20 casements and one
small fixed light. C20 door. Large stack, reduced 5 courses above ridge. The
interior has jowled posts, curved tension braces trenched inside heavy studding,
chamfered axial beams with step stops, plain joists of horizontal section, 2
large wood-burning hearths. RCHM 40.

Listing NGR: TL6758631075

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