26 Jul 2002
Mascott's, School Road, Copford, Colchester, Essex
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

The following item shall be added:


5124 (West Side) TL 92 SW 11/105 Mascott's II 2.

House. Mid/late C16 with probable C15 origins to central hall, which was altered in C17; early C19 rear extension. Render over timber frame; early C19 rear wing of colourwashed brick; gabled old tile roof, with cross wings hipped to front; rendered external stacks finished in mid C19 and C20 brick. Plan of hall flanked by cross wings and with early C19 extension to rear of hall. 2 storeys; 6-window range. C20 gabled porch and C20 panelled door set in early C19 moulded wood architrave to right of centre. Mid C19 canted bay with plate glass sashes to left of porch; C20 casements; two early C19 sixteen-pane sashes to front of right cross wing; C20 two-light casements to hipped half dormers. Rear: early C19 sashes to early C19 double-gabled central extension.

Interior: early/mid C19 panelled doors set in moulded wood architraves. Goss wing to right has clasped purlin roof of mid/late C16 origin (much reset).

Central range has C15 jowled storey posts, truncated chamfered beam, ogee-stopped chamfered beam and joists and 3.bay collar-truss roof with clasped purlins and truncated wall plates to right. Goss wing to left has chamfered beam (denoting position of former cross passage) and timber-framed partition with upper face to hall; jowled storey posts with arch braces; clasped purlin roof with spilt oak rafters.

Listing NGR: TL9255623806


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2073 IOE Records taken by John H Turkentine; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr John H. Turkentine. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Turkentine, John H.

Rights Holder: Turkentine, John H.


Brick, Render, Tile, Timber, Medieval Cross Passage House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Cross Wing House, Hall House, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building