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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1122827



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Pebmarsh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 114893

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PEBMARSH MILL LANE TL 83 SE (east side) 4/95 Weaver's Cottage - II House. Circa 1500, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched. 3 bays aligned approx. N-S, originally consisting of a one-bay open hall, a storeyed parlour/solar bay to the S, and a storeyed service bay to the N. Inserted chimney stack in NE corner of hall. C20 extension to N, extending to W, forming an L-plan. One storey. W elevation, 3 C20 casements. Roof half- hipped at right. The entrance is in the S side of the C20 wing. Jowled posts, heavy studding, edge-halved and bridled scarf in W wallplate. The ground floor has been much altered, but above the ceiling the structure survives intact. The N end of the roof is fully hipped, with double collar for a smoke vent. There are 2 plain crownposts with thin axial bracing. The rafters, collars and thatching laths are smoke-blackened from end to end, indicating a former smoke- vent at the S end also. (C.A. Hewett, The Smaller Medieval House in Essex, Archaeological Journal 130, 1973, 176-8. The grid reference given therein is erroneous).

Listing NGR: TL8538533264

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Archaeological Journal' in Archaeological Journal, , Vol. 130, (1973), 176-8

National Grid Reference: TL 85385 33264


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