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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: 1306934



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

County: Essex

District: Maldon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: North Fambridge

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 30-May-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 117407

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NORTH FAMBRIDGE FERRY ROAD TQ 89 NE (west side) 5/72 No.4, Riverside Cottages 16.1.81 and No.5 (Riverside Cottage) Formerly listed as No 4 GV Riverside Cottages and II Riverside Cottage)

Block of 2 attached cottages. C18/early C19. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Facing E, with one internal stack in front pitch of roof. Lean-to extensions to rear (slated on No.5). 2 storeys and attics. No.4 has one C20 casement with external plain shutters on each floor, and a C20 half-glazed door. No. 5 has one late C19 sash of 16 lights on the ground floor, and one late C19 casement of 4 lights on the first floor, and a plain door with simple fluted jambs and plain canopy. A straight joint through the building and a ripple in the roof indicate that the 2 cottages are of different builds. This block and nos 1-3 (not listed) are enclosed in an isolated sea wall of earth faced with slabs. The tithe award of 1840 shows 2 tenements, and an ancillary building to the rear, since demolished (Essex Record Office, D/CT 133). The Ordnance Survey map of 1873 shows the block increased to 3 cotttages, reduced to 2 again in the Second Edition of 1896.

Listing NGR: TQ8523296960

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National Grid Reference: TQ 85232 96960


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