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The Thatch

A Grade II Listed Building in North Weald Bassett, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7508 / 51°45'2"N

Longitude: 0.151 / 0°9'3"E

OS Eastings: 548577

OS Northings: 207977

OS Grid: TL485079

Mapcode National: GBR LDY.312

Mapcode Global: VHHMF.K8P5

Entry Name: The Thatch

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118228

Location: North Weald Bassett, Epping Forest, Essex, CM17

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: North Weald Bassett

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Harlow St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

4/19 The Thatch


Cottage, late C17/early C18, extended in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered,
roof thatched. Originally of 2 bays aligned approximately NE-SW with chimney
stack at NE end. Extended to NE in early C19 to form 2 cottages, later
combined. External chimney stack at each end, C19. Single-storey lean-to
extension beyond each, C19, roofed with handmade red clay plain tiles to SW,
C19 red clay pantiles to NE. Wash-house extension in middle of NW elevation
with end chimney stack, C19, roofed with C20 corrugated tiles. Other lean-to
and flat-roofed extensions to each side of it, C20. Single storey with attics.
SE elevation, tiled lean-to porch, 8 casement windows, all C20, 4 more in swept
dormers of rectangular form. Some framing exposed internally. In SW cottage,
central tiebeam with straight braces, fully jointed and pegged, and later
inserted floor with chamfered axial beam. Equivalent floor in NE cottage
original, axial beam unchamfered. C19 cast iron grate in NE upper room.

Listing NGR: TL4857707977

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